Troy - Mo
Troy is the county seat of Lincoln County and is located about 70 miles south of Hannibal and 60 miles northwest of St. Louis. Population 10,540. The founding fathers were Joseph Cottle and Zadock Woods. Troy was surveyed and laid out September 16, 1819
Downtown Troy has many good examples of 19th-century structures including three notable churches and the Lincoln County Courthouse. On the site of Woods' Fort are two reassembled log cabins and a historical marker. Troy is just three miles from Cuivre River State Park, which was added to the Missouri State Park system in 1946.