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Introduction ...

Below are the newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Bel Air.

Our newspaper information for Bel Air is based on data taken from the Chronicling America website. For more information, please see our description of the Chronicling America website.

We don't know of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Bel Air. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Bel Air. Our list contains 186 papers that were published within 5 miles [8 km]<1> of Bel Air.

To keep this list from growing too long, not all of the papers have been listed. We have another list where all the papers have been listed in alphabetical order. The complete list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Bel Air.  

Note: The Extended Newspaper Page is quite large and may take extra time to load.

Newspapers Neighboring Bel Air ...

The following newspapers were published within 5 miles [8 km] of Bel Air.

The papers have been grouped by the community in which they were published, with the communities listed in order of their distance from Bel Air.

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  • Gate City - 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south
  • Inglenook - 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest
  • Avondale - 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest
  • Birmingham - 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest

Published In Gate City [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south of Bel Air)

  The Humming Bird  

Years of publication: 1892 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12217845

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Humming Bird

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044796


Published In Inglenook [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest of Bel Air)

 
  Inglenook Home  

Years of publication: 1913 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17293036

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Inglenook Home

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050412


Published In Avondale [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest of Bel Air)

 
  The Avondale Budget  

The first year of publication was in 1892, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17671560

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Avondale Budget

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050044

 
  The Silent Eye  

Years of publication: 1901 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14104039

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Silent Eye

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050327


Published In Birmingham [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest of Bel Air)

We know of 186 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Birmingham. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Birmingham.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 5 miles [8 km] of Bel Air. This extended list includes all the papers from Birmingham. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Bel Air.

Note: The Extended Newspaper Page is quite large and may take extra time to load.  

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Unfortunately, we don't know of an official website for Bel Air. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/


Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Bel Air. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bel Air) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bel Air. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5851, Longitude: -86.7214     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bel Air have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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