Longrun, Missouri

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Longrun, Missouri
Community
An old flagstone building at Longrun
An old flagstone building at Longrun
Location of Longrun, Missouri
Location of Longrun, Missouri
Longrun, Missouri
Location of Longrun, Missouri
Coordinates: 36°38′58″N 92°43′22″W / 36.64944°N 92.72278°W / 36.64944; -92.72278Coordinates: 36°38′58″N 92°43′22″W / 36.64944°N 92.72278°W / 36.64944; -92.72278[1]
Country U. S. A.
State Missouri
County Ozark County
Elevation[1] 263 m (863 ft)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

Longrun is an unincorporated community in western Ozark County, Missouri.[2] It is located on Route 95 about 5.7 miles (9.2 km) northwest of Theodosia and 5.4 miles (8.7 km) southwest of Thornfield.[3] Its post office closed and mail is now served by Theodosia.

Longrun was established in 1898 with a post office and school in Longrun Township near Longrun Creek.[4] The post office was discontinued in 1980.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Thornfield, Missouri, 7.5 Minute Topographic Quadrangle, USGS, 2004
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Longrun
  3. ^ Ava, Missouri, 30x60 Minute Topographic Quadrangle, USGS, 1985
  4. ^ "Ozark County Place Names, 1928–1945". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on June 24, 2016. Retrieved November 27, 2016. 
  5. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 27 November 2016.