Elevator at Levasy, missouri
Many town grew up around a railroad and grain elevators. This one is still in use as a feed mill, but not many continue to export grain. The railroad sidings are gone even though trains still pass by.
From The small town in MOKS
Appleton City, Missouri
Once quite a center when coal mining was active in the area, it had one of the first public libraries in Missouri. Now even this elevator has been demolished.
Grain Elevator in Appleton City, Missouri
This other elevator in Appleton City has also now been demolished.