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Harkes is an unincorporated community in south-central Randolph County, in the U.S. state of Missouri. Harkes is located on Missouri Route A about midway between Moberly and Higbee.The community is near the headwaters of Moniteau Creek.

History

Variant names were "Elliot" and "Wilcox". The present name is after one Mr. Harkes, a businessperson in the local mining industry.

Coordinates: 39°20′54″N 92°28′51″W / 39.34833°N 92.48083°W / 39.34833; -92.48083

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