Bahner, Missouri

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Bahner, Missouri
Bahner, Missouri is located in Missouri
Bahner, Missouri
Bahner, Missouri
Coordinates: 38°34′10″N 93°7′43″W / 38.56944°N 93.12861°W / 38.56944; -93.12861Coordinates: 38°34′10″N 93°7′43″W / 38.56944°N 93.12861°W / 38.56944; -93.12861
CountryUnited States
StateMissouri
CountyPettis
Elevation
886 ft (270 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)660
GNIS feature ID713536[1]

Bahner is an unincorporated community in Pettis County, Missouri, United States. Bahner is located at 38°34′10″N 93°7′43″W / 38.56944°N 93.12861°W / 38.56944; -93.12861 (38.5694640, -93.1285358), and its altitude is 886 feet (270 m).[2]

A post office called Bahner was established in 1882, and remained in operation until 1907.[3] Edward Bahner, an early postmaster, most likely gave the community his name.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Bahner, Missouri
  3. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 27 November 2016.
  4. ^ "Pettis County Place Names, 1928–1945". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on June 24, 2016. Retrieved November 27, 2016.