East Leavenworth, Missouri

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East Leavenworth is an unincorporated community in Platte County, Missouri.[1] It is located on Route 45 about three miles east of Leavenworth, Kansas.

A post office called East Leavenworth was established in 1883, and remained in operation until 1966.[2] The community was so named on account of its location east of Leavenworth, Kansas.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: East Leavenworth, Missouri
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 9 December 2016. 
  3. ^ "Platte County Place Names, 1928–1945". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on June 24, 2016. Retrieved December 9, 2016. 

Coordinates: 39°18′52″N 94°51′07″W / 39.31444°N 94.85194°W / 39.31444; -94.85194