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Fagus, Missouri
Country  United States
State  Missouri
County Butler
Elevation
94 m (308 ft)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Zip code
63938
GNIS feature ID 735609

Fagus is an unincorporated community in southeastern Butler County, Missouri. It is located on Route 51 about twenty one miles southeast of Poplar Bluff near the Arkansas state line.

A post office called Fagus was established in 1913, and remained in operation until 1973. The community was founded by lumberman William N. Barron after the Latin word for "beech tree".

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