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Kewanee is an unincorporated community in New Madrid County, Missouri. It is located about five miles north of New Madrid, and about one mile west of U.S. Routes 61/62.

Kewanee had its start in 1910 as a lumber company town. The community was named after Kewanee, Illinois, the native home of a lumber official. A post office called Kewanee has been in operation since 1907.


Coordinates: 36°40′16″N 89°34′26″W / 36.67111°N 89.57389°W / 36.67111; -89.57389

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