Rich Fountain, Missouri

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Rich Fountain is an unincorporated community in Osage County, Missouri, USA. It is located off U.S. Route 63 by three miles and is fifteen miles southeast of Jefferson City. Its post office has closed and mail now comes from Freeburg.

History[edit]

Rich Fountain had its start in about 1839 when John Strumpf built a gristmill there upon a clear spring which gave the town its name.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Earngey, Bill (1995). Missouri Roadsides: The Traveler's Companion. University of Missouri Press. p. 94. 

Coordinates: 38°23′45″N 91°52′48″W / 38.39583°N 91.88000°W / 38.39583; -91.88000