Possum Trot

Name:

Possum Trot

County:

Stone

Zip Code:

 

Latitude / Longitude:

36° 58′ 43 N, 93° 25′ 45 W

Elevation:

 

Time Zone:

Central (CST) (UTC-6)

Comments:

Possum Trot is a former town in northeastern Stone County, Missouri, United States. It is located about 5.5 miles southwest of Nixa on Missouri Route M.

Remains:

Only the remains of a school named Fairview and a house are left. Fairview was a one room school which had grades 1 through 8 and locally called Possum Trot School.

Established:

 

Disestablished:

 

Current Status:

The general store at Possum Trot was operated by the descendants of Jackson B. and Emma Stewart Wilson, William Jasper Wilson, and his brother John Washington Wilson during the early part of the 20th century. Part of the community was once known as Self.

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