La Forge, Missouri facts for kids

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La Forge is an unincorporated community in New Madrid County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.

History

A post office called La Forge was established in 1883, and remained in operation until 1928. The community was named after the maiden name of the wife of a first settler.

Near La Forge is the La Plant Archeological Site, a prehistoric Native American site listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Coordinates: 36°40′17″N 89°31′32″W / 36.67139°N 89.52556°W / 36.67139; -89.52556


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