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Agnes is an unincorporated community in southern Laclede County, Missouri. Agnes is located on State Route O on the west side of Cobb Creek and about three miles north of the Laclede-Wright County line. Agnes is at an elevation of 1,158 ft (353 m).

History

A post office called Agnes was established in 1896, and remained in operation until 1933. The community was named after Agnes Handley, the wife of an early citizen.

Coordinates: 37°30′44″N 92°29′55″W / 37.51222°N 92.49861°W / 37.51222; -92.49861


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