Frankclay, Missouri

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Frankclay is an unincorporated community in West Central St. Francois County, Missouri.[1] It is located about one mile south of Route 8 about five miles west of Flat River.

A post office called Frankclay was established in 1905, and remained in operation until 1973.[2] The community has the name of the original owner of the town site.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Frankclay, Missouri
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 27 November 2016. 
  3. ^ "St. Francois County Place Names, 1928–1945". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on June 24, 2016. Retrieved November 27, 2016. 

Coordinates: 37°51′42″N 90°36′54″W / 37.86167°N 90.61500°W / 37.86167; -90.61500