Soft Shell, Kentucky
|Elevation||1,125 ft (343 m)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||509089|
A post office called Soft Shell was established in 1926, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1985. Soft Shell was originally built up chiefly by "soft shell" Old Regular Baptists, hence the name.
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Soft Shell, Kentucky
- "Knott County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 22 April 2015.
- Scriba, Jay (15 October 1970). "From Sleepy Eye to Chicken Bristle, USA". The Milwaukee Journal. Retrieved 22 April 2015.
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