Edgerton Junction, Missouri

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Edgerton Junction is an unincorporated community in Platte County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.[1] It is within the Kansas City metropolitan area.

History[edit]

The community was named for the fact it was a junction outside of Edgerton, Missouri.[2] A post office called Edgerton Junction was established in 1899, and remained in operation until 1916.[3]

References[edit]

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

Coordinates: 39°28′39″N 94°40′30″W / 39.47750°N 94.67500°W / 39.47750; -94.67500