63363 - New Florence, MO
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
N 38° 54.587 W 091° 26.893
15S E 634545 N 4307909
Quick Description: Small but still full service post office
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 5/24/2016 6:14:58 AM
Waymark Code: WMR7VJ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member PTCrazy
Views: 1

Long Description:

County of post office: Montgomery County
Location of post office: 119 S. Main St. & Hudson St., Bew Fllorence
Phone: (573) 835-2555
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00am-11:00am 1:00pm-4:45pm Sat-Sun closed

"In northeast Danville Township, laid off in 1858 by Judge E.A. Lewis, who purchased the land from Mortimer McIlhaney. Originally the town was called Florence, for Judge Lewis's only daughter, later Mrs. Robert Atkison of St. Louis. Because there is a town by that name in Morgan County, the name was changed in March 1859, to New Florence by an act of the State Legislature." ~ (Montgomery Atlas 1878; E.C. Gott)

Type of structure:: Stand Alone

re-enter Zip Code here:: 63363

Current Status:: Still in Use

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