Crescent Hill, Missouri

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Crescent Hill is an unincorporated community in Bates County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.[1]

History[edit]

A post office called Crescent Hill was established in 1858 and remained in operation until 1880.[2] The community was named for its lofty elevation atop Crescent Hill.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Crescent Hill, Missouri
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Archived from the original on 6 March 2016. Retrieved 1 September 2016.
  3. ^ "Bates County Place Names, 1928-1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on 24 June 2016. Retrieved 1 September 2016.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)

Coordinates: 38°25′56″N 94°20′51″W / 38.43222°N 94.34750°W / 38.43222; -94.34750