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Forsyth:


Originally located on the shores of the White river at the current site of Shadowrock Park, Forsyth was an important river town from the early 1800’s.  Steamboats used to come up river and drop supplies at the town’s docks, which were then transferred to wagons or smaller boats for distribution in the surrounding areas. By the time of the Civil War, Forsyth citizens primarily consisted of farmers due to the rich river bottom soil.

Taney County was established in 1837, with Forsyth becoming the county seat in the following year.  The first county courthouse was built at the confluence of Swan Creek and the White river.  In 1855, a new, brick courthouse was built on the same site.

During the Civil War, both Rebel and Federal Forces occupied the town.  The town was held in Rebel hands until 1861 when Union forces shelled the town and damaged the courthouse. In 1863, Union forces abandoned the town, burning it behind them rather than let it fall into Rebel hands. After the war, the courthouse was repaired. It burned again in 1865 and in the process, destroyed most of the records. A new courthouse was built in 1889.  

In 1913 Powersite Dam was completed and behind it formed Lake Taneycomo. At that point in time, the lake was thought to be the largest water storage facility in the country that was designed for electric power generation.

In 1950, the entire town had to be moved to the bluffs overlooking the river. Bull Shoals Lake, a result of the new Bull Shoals Dam, flooded the area. The new location is where Forsyth now stands.

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330 Eagle Drive
Forsyth, MO. 65653

 MLS# 60195735
Type: Single Family Residence / Pending
5 Bed, 3 Bath, SqFt 2999

$ 249,900 - Single Family Residence
Acres: 0.18  

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767 Santa Fe Drive
Forsyth, MO. 65653

 MLS# 60193554
Type: Single Family Residence / Pending
3 Bed, 2 Bath, SqFt 2349

$ 235,000 - Single Family Residence
Acres: 0.34  

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129 Creekside Avenue
Forsyth, MO. 65653

 MLS# 60193652
Type: Single Family Residence / Pending
3 Bed, 2 Bath, SqFt 1647

$ 235,000 - Single Family Residence
Acres: 1.33  

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292 Boswell Road
Forsyth, MO. 65653

 MLS# 60194967
Type: Single Family Residence / Active
3 Bed, 2 Bath, SqFt 2014

$ 225,000 - Single Family Residence
Acres: 0.48  

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1818 State Hwy Y
Forsyth, MO. 65653

 MLS# 60195488
Type: Single Family Residence / Pending
4 Bed, 3 Bath, SqFt 2627

$ 225,000 - Single Family Residence
Acres: 2.48  

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320 Wayland Drive
Forsyth, MO. 65653

 MLS# 60182283
Type: Single Family Residence / Pending
3 Bed, 2 Bath, SqFt 2684

$ 219,900 - Single Family Residence
Acres: 0.43  

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290 Wayland Drive
Forsyth, MO. 65653

 MLS# 60182259
Type: Single Family Residence / Pending
3 Bed, 2 Bath, SqFt 2684

$ 219,900 - Single Family Residence
Acres: 0.43  

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14134 Us Highway 160
Forsyth, MO. 65653

 MLS# 60195005
Type: Single Family Residence / Active
2 Bed, 2 Bath, SqFt 1522

$ 199,500 - Single Family Residence
Acres: 1.32 Water View  

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126 Lickleider Avenue
Forsyth, MO. 65653

 MLS# 60195925
Type: Single Family Residence / Pending
3 Bed, 1 Bath, SqFt 1820

$ 198,900 - Single Family Residence
Acres: 0.63 Water View  

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145 Solomon Circle
Forsyth, MO. 65653

 MLS# 60196100
Type: Single Family Residence / Pending
3 Bed, 2 Bath, SqFt 1912

$ 195,000 - Single Family Residence
Acres: 0.28  
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