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Red Bank (also spelled Redbank) is an unincorporated community in western Douglas County, Missouri. Red Bank is located on Missouri State Route O at its junction with Route NN to the west. The community of Arden is to the north and Goodhope is to the south along Route O and Merritt lies to the southwest along Route T.

History

A post office called Redbank was established in 1891, and remained in operation until 1898. The community was named for the red soil near the original town site.

Coordinates: 36°56′18″N 92°48′39″W / 36.93833°N 92.81083°W / 36.93833; -92.81083


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