No longer in existence, Berkshire was a town in southern Boone County. It was located south of Verona, though its exact location is no longer known. Berkshire had a post office from 1881 to 1914. Well-known families from the area include: the Anderson Family; the McManama Family; the Waller Family; and the Willeford Family.
The following graffiti once appeared on a barn there: “If Boone County was a mule, Berkshire would be the tail end.”1)
- Towns in Boone County
William Conrad, Yesterdays: An Enriching Adventure in Boone County's Past, p.80
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