Hopewell, Washington County, Missouri facts for kids

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Hopewell is an unincorporated community in Washington County, Missouri, United States.

History

Hopewell was originally called "Hopewell Furnace", and under the latter name was platted in 1858, and named after a nearby blast furnace of the same name. A post office called Hopewell Furnace was established in 1855, the name was changed to Hopewell in 1886, and the post office closed in 1978.

Gallery

a rural general store
Hopewell General Store 
a church partially obscured by a tree
Hopewell Union Church 
a rural church cemetery
Hopewell Union Church Cemetery 

Coordinates: 37°53′15″N 90°42′10″W / 37.8875°N 90.70278°W / 37.8875; -90.70278


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