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Rover is an unincorporated community in western Oregon County, in the U.S. state of Missouri. The community lies about eleven miles west of Alton and is on Missouri Route M 1.5 miles south of U. S. Route 160.

History

A post office called Rover was established in 1900, and remained in operation until 1945. The community was named after Rover, the dog of an early postmaster.

Coordinates: 36°43′18″N 91°37′16″W / 36.72167°N 91.62111°W / 36.72167; -91.62111


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