Keevil, Arkansas

Keevil is an unincorporated community in Monroe County, Arkansas, United States. Keevil is located on Arkansas Highway 17, 7.4 miles (11.9 km) south-southwest of Brinkley.[2]

Keevil, Arkansas
Keevil, Arkansas
Keevil, Arkansas
Coordinates: 34°47′17″N 91°14′38″W
CountryUnited States
184 ft (56 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
  Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)870
GNIS feature ID61170[1]

The Keevil depot on the St. Louis Southwestern Railway was at milepost 207.10 of the Jonesboro Sub-Division. Keevil boasted a 96-car capacity passing siding and had capacity for 13 other cars on additional trackage. The depot was abolished in 1951. The location of this depot was very close to the Highway 241 crossing of the current Union Pacific rail line.

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