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Bala is an unincorporated community in Bala Township, Riley County, Kansas, United States.

History

Bala settled about 1862. It was a shipping point on the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad. It is named after Bala, in Wales.

A post office was opened in Bala in 1871, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1966.

Coordinates: 39°18′35″N 96°56′59″W / 39.30972°N 96.94972°W / 39.30972; -96.94972

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