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Bend is an unincorporated community in Maries County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.

History

A post office called Bend was established in 1900, and remained in operation until 1917. The community derives its name from nearby Sinful Bend, a meander on the Gasconade River known for its rough characters.

Coordinates: 38°11′40″N 91°50′48″W / 38.19444°N 91.84667°W / 38.19444; -91.84667


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