Worland, Missouri

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Worland is an unincorporated community in Bates County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.[1]

History[edit]

Worland was platted in 1888, and named after Harry Worland, who ran a local pharmacy.[2] A post office called Worland was established in 1887, and remained in operation until 1952.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Worland, Missouri
  2. ^ "Bates County Place Names, 1928-1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on 24 June 2016. Retrieved 1 September 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 1 September 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

Coordinates: 38°11′16″N 94°35′31″W / 38.18778°N 94.59194°W / 38.18778; -94.59194