Montauk, Missouri

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Montauk is an unincorporated community in southwestern Dent County, Missouri, United States.[1] It is on Route 119 on the Current River and is in the Ozark National Scenic Riverways. Montauk State Park famed for its Rainbow & Brown Trout is here.

A post office called Montauk was in operation between 1851 and 1974.[2] The community was named after the Montaukett Indians.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Montauk, Missouri
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 28 September 2016. 
  3. ^ "Dent County Place Names, 1928–1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Retrieved 28 September 2016. 

Coordinates: 37°26′52″N 91°41′45″W / 37.44778°N 91.69583°W / 37.44778; -91.69583