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The location of Old Castor













Welcome to Old Castor ...

Old Castor is located in Bienville Parish.

The location of Old Castor has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Old Castor is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Old Castor lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Old Castor: (318)

Communities near Old Castor ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Ringgold   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Old Castor

Gibsland   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Old Castor

Martin   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Old Castor

Located in Red River Parish

Hall Summit   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Old Castor

Located in Red River Parish

Ashland   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of Old Castor

Located in Natchitoches Parish

Saline   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Old Castor

Lucky   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of Old Castor

Heflin   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Old Castor

Located in Webster Parish

Bienville   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Old Castor

Edgefield   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Old Castor

Located in Red River Parish

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

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 Old Castor. 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 Old Castor. 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 Old Castor.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Old Castor:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Old Castor ...

Looking for more information about Old Castor? 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.

Looking for more information about Old Castor? 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 Old Castor, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Old Castor.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Louisiana

About Bienville Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Old Castor. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Bienville Parish: www.bienvilleparish.org/

The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Old Castor - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Old Castor) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Old Castor. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.2668, Longitude: -93.1260     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Old Castor have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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