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Bells, South Carolina
Welcome to Bells ...
Although we found mention of Bells during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Bells was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than a locale or some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it was a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..
While we are confident that Bells was located in Colleton County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Bells to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Bells - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Bells, please Contact Us.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Bells might be (or was) located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Bells would be found within the (843) area code.
Communities Also Named Bells ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Bells - they are located in Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi (3), North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bells.
Adding Bells to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Bells in the FIPS-55 file. For more information, see the Referenced FIPS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Bells was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bells on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Colleton County: www.colletoncounty.org/
The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 30 Nov 2021