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Dykes is an unincorporated community in southwest Texas County, in the U.S. state of Missouri. Dykes is located on Missouri Route 38 seven miles west of Houston.

History

A post office called Dykes was established in 1871, and remained in operation until 1933. The community has the name of John Dykes, a pioneer citizen.

Coordinates: 37°20′01″N 92°06′57″W / 37.33361°N 92.11583°W / 37.33361; -92.11583

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