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The location of Battleground

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Introduction ...

Below are the newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Battleground.

Our newspaper information for Battleground is based on data taken from the Chronicling America website. For more information, please see our description of the Chronicling America website.

We don't know of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Battleground. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Battleground. Our list contains 8 papers that were published within 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> of Battleground.

Newspapers Neighboring Battleground ...

The following newspapers were published within 7 miles [11.3 km] of Battleground.

The papers have been grouped by the community in which they were published, with the communities listed in order of their distance from Battleground.

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  • Gate City - 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west
  • Leeds - 5 miles [8 km] to the east
  • Avondale - 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west
  • Inglenook - 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west

Published In Gate City [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west of Battleground)

  The Humming Bird  

Years of publication: 1892 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12217845

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Humming Bird

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044796


Published In Leeds [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 5 miles [8 km] to the east of Battleground)

 
  Leeds Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1924 to 192?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15248214

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Leeds Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050077

 
  The Leeds Herald  

Published in 1973

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14245498

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Leeds Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050356

 
  The Leeds News  

Years of publication: 1939 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14245485

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Leeds News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050355

 
  The Leeds Tribune  

Years of publication: 193? to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12439265

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Leeds Tribune

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044880


Published In Avondale [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west of Battleground)

 
  The Avondale Budget  

The first year of publication was in 1892, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17671560

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Avondale Budget

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050044

 
  The Silent Eye  

Years of publication: 1901 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14104039

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Silent Eye

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050327


Published In Inglenook [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west of Battleground)

 
  Inglenook Home  

Years of publication: 1913 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17293036

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Inglenook Home

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050412

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Unfortunately, we don't know of an official website for Battleground. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/


Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Battleground. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Battleground) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Battleground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5354, Longitude: -86.6503     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Battleground have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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