Bell Buckle Historic District - TN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler
N 35° 35.363 W 086° 21.239
16S E 558524 N 3938598
Quick Description: Shops, Victorian homes, and old churches are contained in this railroad stop town.
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 5/24/2009 5:42:47 PM
Waymark Code: WM6F3Z
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943
Views: 16

Long Description:
Bell Buckle is a railroad town, established in 1852 along the north-south tracks. It has a corner of multi-colored painted shops with older collectables and craft items. The town has several maintained Victorian homes and older brick churches out in the country. The town also has the educational benefit of Webb preparatory school.

Coordinates are for the Blue Bird Antiques where the hand dipped ice cream was good.

Street address:
Webb Rd., Abernathy, Maple, Cumberland, and Church Sts
Bell Buckle, TN USA

County / Borough / Parish: Bedford County

Year listed: 1976

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering, Person

Periods of significance: 1850-1874, 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949

Historic function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic

Current function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic

Privately owned?: yes

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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