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Bells Store, Louisiana

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So far, we have found very little information about Bells Store. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Bells Store to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Bells Store, please Contact Us.

Bells Store would have been located within present day East Feliciana Parish.

The location of Bells Store has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Bells Store is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Bells Store was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Bells Store would have been located in the (225) area code.

Communities near Bells Store ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Central   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Bells Store

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Zachary   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of Bells Store

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

Baker   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of Bells Store

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

New Roads   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of Bells Store

Located in Pointe Coupee Parish

Jackson   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of Bells Store

Saint Francisville   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of Bells Store

Located in West Feliciana Parish

Clinton   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Bells Store

Slaughter   [Map]

Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Bells Store

Wilson   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of Bells Store

Norwood   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Bells Store

To learn more about neighboring communities and parishes, please visit the Nearby Page for Bells Store.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bells Store. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bells Store. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bells Store.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Bells Store:

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Bells Store, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bells Store - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bells Store) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bells Store. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.7613, Longitude: -91.1743     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bells Store have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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