A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Bowers ...
The location of Bowers has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Bowers is 810 feet [247 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Bowers lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Bowers (for example, toward Danville (IL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
Bowers lies within the (765) area code.
Communities Also Named Bowers ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Bowers - they are located in Delaware, Georgia, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas (2), Virginia (3) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bowers.
Communities near Bowers ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bowers.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bowers. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bowers.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bowers. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Bowers.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bowers. See our Newspapers Page for Bowers.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bowers ...
Looking for more information about Bowers? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Bowers, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Bowers.
Adding Bowers to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Bowers in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Bowers was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bowers on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bowers. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Indiana: https://www.in.gov
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2022