Boatman, Oklahoma

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Boatman, Oklahoma
Boatman, Oklahoma is located in Oklahoma
Boatman, Oklahoma
Boatman, Oklahoma
Coordinates: 36°15′30″N 95°11′04″W / 36.25833°N 95.18444°W / 36.25833; -95.18444Coordinates: 36°15′30″N 95°11′04″W / 36.25833°N 95.18444°W / 36.25833; -95.18444
CountryUnited States
StateOklahoma
CountyMayes
Elevation
659 ft (201 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)539/918
GNIS feature ID1100218[1]

Boatman is an unincorporated community in Mayes County, Oklahoma, United States. Boatman is 8 miles (13 km) east-southeast of Pryor Creek. Boatman had a post office from August 28, 1922, to December 30, 1965. The community was named after merchant Joe P. Boatman.[2]

Old Post Office Site burned down 9/21/17

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Boatman, Oklahoma
  2. ^ Shirk, George (1987). Oklahoma Place Names. University of Oklahoma Press. p. 27.