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Fagus, Missouri
Unincorporated community
Country  United States
State  Missouri
County Butler
Elevation 94 m (308 ft)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Zip code 63938
GNIS feature ID 735609
U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Fagus, Missouri

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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