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Welcome to Coolwell ...
We aren't confident of the location of Coolwell, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Coolwell, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was in a book dated 1895.
Coolwell is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Coolwell lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Coolwell is located in the (434) area code.
Communities near Coolwell ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Coolwell.
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 Coolwell. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Coolwell.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Coolwell. 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 Coolwell.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Coolwell. See our Newspapers Page for Coolwell.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Coolwell ...
Looking for more information about Coolwell? 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 Coolwell, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Coolwell.
Adding Coolwell to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Coolwell in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Coolwell was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Coolwell on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Virginia (1911).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Coolwell.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Coolwell. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Amherst County: www.countyofamherst.com/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 24 Feb 2024