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Bowden is located in Oklahoma
Location in Oklahoma
Bowden is located in the United States
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Oklahoma
County Creek
774 ft (236 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
GNIS feature ID 1090424

Bowden, originally known as Taneha, is an unincorporated community in Creek County, Oklahoma, United States. It is located four miles north of Sapulpa, and is bisected by 433rd West Avenue and West 41st St. South. A post office operated in Bowden from June 9, 1909 to November 1, 1957. The community was named after Sapulpa merchant Rollandus A. Bowden. It developed as a boom town after the discovery of the Glenn Pool Oil Field. but today is a small town with approximately 225 people.

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