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1890 Communities Near Bell Mills ...

We largely built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. Over time, we will continue to add communities that we find during on-going research.

We largely built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. Over time, we will continue to add communities that we find during on-going research.

If it applies, we indicate whether a community no longer exists and is now historic.<1>

While we didn't find Bell Mills in the Atlas, the following communities of the 1890's would have been found near the current location of Bell Mills.

Abel   (Cleburne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the West Southwest (WSW) from Bell Mills
 - Abel had a post office and no railroad service
 
Abernathy   (Cleburne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Bell Mills
 - 1895 population of 47 people
 - Abernathy had a post office and no railroad service
 
Arbacoochee   (Cleburne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Bell Mills
 - 1895 population of 21 people
 - Arbacoochee had a post office and no railroad service
 
Belltown   (Cleburne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) from Bell Mills
 - 1895 population of 65 people
 - Belltown had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bowdon (GA)   (Carroll County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Bell Mills
 - 1895 population of 354 people (with 2,072 people in 2015)
 - Bowdon had a post office and no railroad service
 
Burwell (GA)   (Carroll County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) from Bell Mills
 - Burwell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cambridge   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) from Bell Mills
 - Cambridge had a post office and no railroad service
 
Choccolocco   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Bell Mills
 - 1895 population of 601 people
 - Choccolocco had a post office and railroad service
 
Chulafinnee   (Cleburne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Bell Mills
 - 1895 population of 116 people
 - Chulafinnee had a post office and no railroad service
 
Coldwater   (Cleburne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) from Bell Mills
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Coldwater had a post office and no railroad service
 
De Armanville   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) from Bell Mills
 - 1895 population of 160 people
 - De Armanville had a post office and railroad service
 
Edwardsville   (Cleburne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Bell Mills
 - 1895 population of 446 people (with 204 people in 2015)
 - Edwardsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Graham   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Bell Mills
 - Graham had a post office and no railroad service
 
Heflin   (Cleburne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Bell Mills
 - 1895 population of 383 people (with 3,499 people in 2015)
 - Heflin had a post office and railroad service
 
Hightower   (Cleburne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Bell Mills
 - 1895 population of 40 people
 - Hightower had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hooper (GA)   (Haralson County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Bell Mills
 - Hooper had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hopewell   (Cleburne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) from Bell Mills
 - Hopewell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Iron City   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Bell Mills
 - Iron City had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lamar   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Bell Mills
 - 1895 population of 110 people
 - Lamar had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lofty   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Bell Mills
 - Lofty had a post office and no railroad service
 
Micaville   (Cleburne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Bell Mills
 - Micaville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Milner   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Bell Mills
 - Milner had a post office and no railroad service
 
Muscadine   (Cleburne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Bell Mills
 - 1895 population of 100 people
 - Muscadine had a post office and railroad service
 
Newell   (Randolph County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) from Bell Mills
 - Newell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tallapoosa (GA)   (Haralson County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Bell Mills
 - 1895 population of 1,699 people (with 3,171 people in 2015)
 - Tallapoosa had a post office and railroad service
 
White Plains   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Bell Mills
 - 1895 population of 202 people
 - White Plains had a post office and no railroad service

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Bell Mills, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Bell Mills. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bell Mills) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bell Mills. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6165, Longitude: -85.4747     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bell Mills have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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