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Bay Springs, South Carolina
Welcome to Bay Springs ...
The location of Bay Springs has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for Bay Springs: Bay Spgs. (or less commonly used: Bay Spngs. or Bay Sprngs.)
Bay Springs is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Bay Springs lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Bay Springs lies within the (843) area code.
Communities Also Named Bay Springs ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two South Carolina communities named Bay Springs: This one is located in Chesterfield County and the other is located in Sumter County.
Beyond South Carolina, there are 4 communities that are also named Bay Springs - they are located in Alabama, Florida and Mississippi.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bay Springs.
Communities near Bay Springs ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bay Springs.
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 Bay Springs. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bay Springs.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bay Springs. 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 Bay Springs.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bay Springs. See our Newspapers Page for Bay Springs.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bay Springs ...
Looking for more information about Bay Springs? 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 Bay Springs, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Bay Springs.
Adding Bay Springs to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Bay Springs 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 Bay Springs was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bay Springs on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 18 Apr 2022