1876 Map with Powell's Station
Atlas of the State of Illinois by Warner & Beers, Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center
Estimated GPS Coordinates: 38.10725,-88.53444
According to the McLeansboro Times Leader, October 20, 1955, the first depot in McLeansboro was near Powell’s pond. The Mt. Vernon Register News Rogers recalls on April 8, 1970, that the Rogers Locomotive Engine 824, type 4-6-0, was a regular traveler around Powell's Curve into McLeansboro.
1938 Former Powell Station Aerial View
2018 McLeansboro Aerial View