Anvil, Oklahoma facts for kids

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Anvil is a ghost town in Lincoln County, in the U.S. state of Oklahoma.

History

The community was settled after the Oklahoma Land Rush of 1889, and named for a anvil-shaped rock near the town site. A post office was established at Anvil in 1892, and remained in operation until 1904.


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