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Cane Ridge, Louisiana

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Welcome to Cane Ridge ...

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

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

Cane Ridge would have been located within present day Union Parish.

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

A typical abbreviation for Cane Ridge: Cane Rdg. (or less commonly used: Cane Rdge. or Cane Ridg.)

While the community is gone, the present day location for Cane Ridge is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Cane Ridge would have been located in the (318) area code.

Communities near Cane Ridge ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Ruston   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the South (S) of Cane Ridge

Located in Lincoln Parish

Grambling   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of Cane Ridge

Located in Lincoln Parish

Farmerville   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Cane Ridge

Dubach   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of Cane Ridge

Located in Lincoln Parish

Junction City   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of Cane Ridge

Located in Claiborne Parish

Junction City   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Cane Ridge

Located in Union County (AR)

Vienna   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of Cane Ridge

Located in Lincoln Parish

Lisbon   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of Cane Ridge

Located in Claiborne Parish

Spearsville   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Cane Ridge

Lillie   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of Cane Ridge

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

Communities Also Named Cane Ridge ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Cane Ridge - they are located in Kentucky and Tennessee.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cane Ridge.

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 Cane Ridge. 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 Cane Ridge. 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 Cane Ridge.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Cane Ridge:

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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 Cane Ridge, 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 Cane Ridge - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cane Ridge) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cane Ridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8135, Longitude: -92.6954     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Cane Ridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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