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Outdoor Activities ...

As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).

When in Bellview Acres, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Bellview Acres and the surrounding area.

  • Weather ...
  • Astronomy & Satellites ...
    • Whether using binoculars, a small telescope or the naked-eye, the Heavens-Above website can help you to find your way around the night-time sky. In addition to detailed sky charts, their website will help you find planets, asteriods, comets, satellites and their tracks across the sky.
    • To give accurate results, Heavens-Above requires the latitude and longitude of your location. As a starting point, when we link to Heavens-Above, we pass this GPS location for Bellview Acres:
    • 35.016512, -81.861493
    • Once you're on the Heavens-Above website, you can improve its accuracy by giving a more precise longitude and latitude as your actual position.
    • The Heavens-Above Website, centered on Bellview Acres
  • Waymarking ...
    • Looking for somewhere out of the ordinary? Find a unique place and want to share it with others? Then it's time to visit Waymarking.com:
    • Waymark.com

Communities Also Named Bellview Acres ...

We have found one communities that share the name Bellview Acres.

Within South Carolina, the name Bellview Acres is unique.

Beyond South Carolina, there is another community also named Bellview Acres in the United States.

  • Communities Elsewhere In North America ...
    • Pennsylvania
      • York County
      • This Bellview Acres is located in York County and lies 443 miles [712.9 km]<1> to the northeast of the Bellview Acres that is located in Spartanburg County.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellview Acres
      • For more information, please visit our profile page for the York County community of Bellview Acres.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Bellview Acres ...

As we travel, we always see a community with a name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always wonder about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

  • Cherokee Springs [Spartanburg County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cherokee Springs
    • Cherokee Springs [Spartanburg County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Bellview Acres
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cherokee Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cherokee Springs
  • Cherry Hill [Spartanburg County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cherry Hill
    • Cherry Hill [Spartanburg County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Bellview Acres
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cherry Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cherry Hill
  • Converse [Spartanburg County]
  • Cowpens [Spartanburg County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cowpens
    • Cowpens [Spartanburg County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the east of Bellview Acres
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,465 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cowpens
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cowpens<3>
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    • Cypress Creek [Spartanburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cypress Creek
      • Cypress Creek [Spartanburg County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the south of Bellview Acres
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cypress Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cypress Creek
    • Enola [Spartanburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Enola
      • Enola [Spartanburg County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the west of Bellview Acres
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Enola have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enola
    • Farmfields [Spartanburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Farmfields
      • Farmfields [Spartanburg County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Bellview Acres
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farmfields have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmfields
    • Hillcrest [Spartanburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hillcrest
      • Hillcrest [Spartanburg County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Bellview Acres
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hillcrest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillcrest
    • Kentwood [Spartanburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kentwood
      • Kentwood [Spartanburg County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Bellview Acres
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kentwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kentwood
    • Meadow Spring [Spartanburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meadow Spring
      • Meadow Spring [Spartanburg County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the west of Bellview Acres
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadow Spring have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadow Spring
    • Riverview Park [Spartanburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Riverview Park
      • Riverview Park [Spartanburg County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the northeast of Bellview Acres
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riverview Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverview Park
    • Zion Hill [Spartanburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Zion Hill
      • Zion Hill [Spartanburg County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the south of Bellview Acres
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Zion Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Zion Hill

Notable Births & Deaths ...

This is a new section for us and we are still collecting data.

Below is our list of notable people who were born, died or were buried in the area surrounding Bellview Acres. Please note that while we are collecting data on an ongoing basis, it's a big task and it's unlikely that our list will ever be more than a sample.

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    • Pinkne 'Pink' Anderson     (Musician)
      • Musician. He was born in Laurens (South Carolina) on Monday February 12, 1900 and died in Spartanburg (South Carolina) on Saturday October 12, 1974 at the age of 74.
      • Laurens is located 36 miles [57.9 km] to the south of Bellview Acres.
      • Spartanburg is located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest of Bellview Acres.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Pinkne 'Pink' Anderson<4>
    • Edward Jones Borom     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Spartanburg (South Carolina) on Friday October 30, 1914 and died in Dallas (Texas) on Friday January 7, 2011 at the age of 96. He is buried at Laurel Land Memorial Park (Dallas County, Texas).
      • Spartanburg is located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest of Bellview Acres.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Edward Jones Borom<4>
    • Forrest Harrill 'Smoky' Burgess     (Major League Baseball)
      • Major League Baseball. He was born in Caroleen (North Carolina) on Sunday February 6, 1927 and died in Rutherfordton (North Carolina) on Sunday September 15, 1991 at the age of 64. He is buried at Sunset Memorial Park (Rutherford County, North Carolina).
      • Caroleen is located 18 miles [29 km] to the north of Bellview Acres.
      • Rutherfordton is located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the north of Bellview Acres.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Forrest Harrill 'Smoky' Burgess<4>
    • Tommy Caldwell     (Musician)
      • Musician. He was born in Spartanburg (South Carolina) on Wednesday November 9, 1949 and died in Spartanburg (South Carolina) on Monday April 28, 1980 at the age of 30. He is buried at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens (Spartanburg County, South Carolina).
      • Spartanburg is located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest of Bellview Acres.
      • Spartanburg is located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest of Bellview Acres.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Tommy Caldwell<4>
    • Toy T. Caldwell, Jr.     (Musician)
      • Musician. He was born in Spartanburg (South Carolina) on Thursday November 13, 1947 and died in Moore (South Carolina) on Thursday February 25, 1993 at the age of 45. He is buried at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens (Spartanburg County, South Carolina).
      • Spartanburg is located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest of Bellview Acres.
      • Moore is located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the southwest of Bellview Acres.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Toy T. Caldwell, Jr.<4>
    • Art Fowler     (Professional baseball)
      • Professional baseball. He was born in Converse (South Carolina) on Monday July 3, 1922 and died in Spartanburg (South Carolina) on Monday January 29, 2007 at the age of 84. He is buried at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens (Spartanburg County, South Carolina).
      • Converse is located Less than 2 miles to the southeast of Bellview Acres.
      • Spartanburg is located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest of Bellview Acres.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Art Fowler<4>
    • Donald Eugene Gibson     (Songwriter, musician)
      • Songwriter, musician. He was born in Shelby (North Carolina) on Tueday April 3, 1928 and died in Nashville (Tennessee) on Monday November 17, 2003 at the age of 75. He is buried at Sunset Cemetery (Cleveland County, North Carolina).
      • Shelby is located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the northeast of Bellview Acres.
    • Eddie Jackson     (Singer)
      • Singer. He was born in Forest City (North Carolina) on Wednesday September 4, 1946 and died in Philadelphia (Pennsylvania) on Monday May 3, 2010 at the age of 63. He is buried at Mt. Peace Cemetery (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania).
      • Forest City is located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the north of Bellview Acres.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Eddie Jackson<4>
    • James R. Packard     (Race car driver)
      • Race car driver. He was born in Spartanburg (South Carolina) on Wednesday September 23, 1931 and died in Fairfield (Illinois) on Saturday October 1, 1960 at the age of 29. He is buried at Floral Park Cemetery (Marion County, Indiana).
      • Spartanburg is located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest of Bellview Acres.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: James R. Packard<4>
    • Donald Wesley Reno     (Musician)
      • Musician. He was born in Buffalo (South Carolina) on Sunday February 21, 1926 and died in Powhatan (Virginia) on Tueday October 16, 1984 at the age of 58. He is buried at Spring Hill Cemetery (Lynchburg City, Virginia).
      • Buffalo is located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the southeast of Bellview Acres.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Donald Wesley Reno<4>
    • Earl Scruggs     (Musician)
      • Musician. He was born in Flint Hill (North Carolina) on Sunday January 6, 1924 and died in Nashville (Tennessee) on Wednesday March 28, 2012 at the age of 88. He is buried at Spring Hill Cemetery (Davidson County, Tennessee).
      • Flint Hill is located 18 miles [29 km] to the northeast of Bellview Acres.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Earl Scruggs<4>
    • Bobby Thompson     (Musician)
      • Musician. He was born in Spartanburg (South Carolina) on Monday July 5, 1937 and died in Franklin (Tennessee) on Wednesday May 18, 2005 at the age of 67. He is buried at Willow Grove Cemetery (Trousdale County, Tennessee).
      • Spartanburg is located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest of Bellview Acres.
      • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Bobby Thompson<4>

How Far From Bellview Acres to ...

We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Bellview Acres to various places of note, such as the White House.

With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Bellview Acres and extending to:

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    • Spartanburg, which is the Seat of Spartanburg County and lies just to the Southwest.
    • Columbia, which is the State Capital of South Carolina, lies 84 miles [135.2 km]<1> to the southeast (SE). If you could drive a straight line from Bellview Acres to Columbia, with an average speed<5>of 63 miles [101.4 km] per hour, it would take less than two hours to make the trip. A comfortable walk of 2.2 miles [3.5 km] per hour would take 5 days. A horse and buggy averaging 3.2 miles [5.1 km] per hour would take most of three days.
    • The White House (Washington, DC) is 377 miles [606.7 km] to the northeast (NE). Driving would take 6 hours, a buggy would take 15 days and walking would take 22 days.
    • The shortest distance<6> to Jerusalem (specifically the Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock) is 6,273 miles [10,095.4 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<7>
    • The distance to the Great Mosque of Mecca (specifically the Ka'bah - or Kaaba ) is 6,974 miles [11,223.6 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<8>
    • The distance to Saint Peter's Basilica (The Vatican) is 4,853 miles [7,810.1 km] and it lies to the northeast (NE).<9>

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within South Carolina

About Spartanburg County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Spartanburg County: www.co.spartanburg.sc.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Bellview Acres) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bellview Acres. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0165, Longitude: -81.8615       In this case, the coordinates for Bellview Acres have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.
<5>While we have tried to pick reasonable speeds, the rate of travel is very theoretical - obstacles like fences, hills, lakes, river crossings and rest stops have been ignored. When we say 'Days' of travel, we're assuming 8 hours of travel per day.
<6>The shortest line can be visualized by stretching a string on a Globe from Point A to Point B - this is known as a Great Circle Route. Where you might expect the shortest route from Bellview Acres to the Middle East to be East and South, the Great Circle Route actually lies to the North and East.
<7>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Jerusalem is 310.811 degrees.
<8>The calculated bearing (or angle) to Mecca is 306.198 degrees.
<9>The calculated bearing (or angle) to the Vatican is 307.964 degrees.




 

 

 

 

 


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