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Welcome to Bascomville ...

Bascomville is located in Chester County<1>.

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

Bascomville is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Bascomville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Bascomville is within the boundaries of the (803) area code.

Communities near Bascomville ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bascomville.

  • Rock Hill [York County]
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    • Rock Hill [York County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Bascomville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 76,318 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rock Hill<5>
  • Lancaster [Lancaster County]
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    • Lancaster [Lancaster County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Bascomville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,156 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lancaster<5>
  • Chester [Chester County]
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    • Chester [Chester County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Bascomville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,363 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<5>
  • Great Falls [Chester County]
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    • Great Falls [Chester County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Bascomville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,872 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Great Falls<5>
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    • Van Wyck [Lancaster County]
    • Heath Springs [Lancaster County]
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      • Heath Springs [Lancaster County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Bascomville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,054 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Heath Springs<5>
    • Fort Lawn [Chester County]
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      • Fort Lawn [Chester County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Bascomville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 889 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Lawn<5>
    • McConnells [York County]
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      • McConnells [York County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Bascomville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 319 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McConnells<5>
    • Lowrys [Chester County]
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      • Lowrys [Chester County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Bascomville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 195 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lowrys have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lando [Chester County]

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 Bascomville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bascomville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bascomville. 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 Bascomville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bascomville. See our Newspapers Page for Bascomville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bascomville ...

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

Adding Bascomville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Bascomville 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 Bascomville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bascomville on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of South Carolina's counties, including Chester, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bascomville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bascomville) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bascomville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6990, Longitude: -80.9765       In this case, the coordinates for Bascomville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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