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Walkersville is an unincorporated community in Shelby County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.

History

Walkersville had its start in 1839 when a mill was built at the site. A post office called Walkersville was established in 1853, and remained in operation until 1891. The community was named after Daniel O. Walker, proprietor of the early mill.

Coordinates: 39°44′26″N 92°04′07″W / 39.74056°N 92.06861°W / 39.74056; -92.06861

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