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Powell is an unincorporated community in eastern McDonald County, Missouri, United States. It is located on Missouri Supplemental Route E about ten miles east of Pineville. It is part of the FayettevilleSpringdaleRogers, AR-MO Metropolitan Statistical Area.

A post office called Powell has been in operation since 1871. The community has the name of one Mr. Powell, a businessperson in the local liquor trade. The 1915 Powell Bridge, a single-lane pin-connected Pratt through truss bridge, spans Big Sugar Creek 0.4 miles southwest of the community and was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2011.

Coordinates: 36°37′22″N 94°10′51″W / 36.62278°N 94.18083°W / 36.62278; -94.18083


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