Rueter, Missouri

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Rueter is an extinct town in southeastern Taney County, Missouri. The GNIS classifies it as a populated place.[1] The town site is located at western intersection of U.S. Route 160 and Route 125.[2] Rueter is part of the Branson, Missouri Micropolitan Statistical Area.

A post office called Rueter was established in 1906. [3] A variant spelling was "Reuter".[1] One Mr. Reuter, an early postmaster, gave the community his last name.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Rueter
  2. ^ Protem. Missouri, 7.5 Minute Topographic Quadrangle, USGS, 1968
  3. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 27 December 2016. 
  4. ^ "Taney County Place Names, 1928–1945". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on June 24, 2016. Retrieved December 27, 2016. 

Coordinates: 36°36′30″N 92°52′09″W / 36.60833°N 92.86917°W / 36.60833; -92.86917