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1890 Communities Near Boldo ...

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 Boldo in the Atlas, the following communities of the 1890's would have been found near the current location of Boldo.

Ardell   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the North Northeast (NNE) from Boldo
 - Ardell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Arkadelphia   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Boldo
 - 1895 population of 203 people
 - Arkadelphia had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bremen   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Boldo
 - 1895 population of 84 people
 - Bremen had a post office and no railroad service
 
Carbon Hill   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) from Boldo
 - 1895 population of 568 people (with 1,975 people in 2015)
 - Carbon Hill had a post office and railroad service
 
Coal Valley   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Boldo
 - Coal Valley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cordova   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) from Boldo
 - 1895 population of 86 people (with 2,028 people in 2015)
 - Cordova had a post office and railroad service
 
Corona   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Boldo
 - 1895 population of 137 people
 - Corona had a post office and railroad service
 
Crane Hill   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Boldo
 - Crane Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dora   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Boldo
 - Dora had a post office and no railroad service
 
Edgil   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Boldo
 - Edgil had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gamble   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Boldo
 - Gamble had railroad service and no post office
 
Jasper   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) from Boldo
 - 1895 population of 780 people (with 14,071 people in 2015)
 - Jasper had a post office and railroad service
 
Linn Crossing   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Boldo
 - Linn Crossing had a post office and no railroad service
 
Marylee   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) from Boldo
 - Marylee had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nauvoo   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Boldo
 - 1895 population of 85 people (with 213 people in 2015)
 - Nauvoo had a post office and no railroad service
 
Parrish   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Boldo
 - Parrish had a post office and railroad service
 
Patton   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Boldo
 - 1895 population of 378 people
 - Patton had a post office and railroad service
 
Porter   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Boldo
 - Porter had a post office and no railroad service
 
Powellville   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Boldo
 - Powellville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Prospect   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Boldo
 - Prospect had a post office and no railroad service
 
Reid's   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) from Boldo
 - Reid's had railroad service and no post office
 
Robbins Crossroads   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Boldo
 - 1895 population of 75 people
 - Robbins Crossroads had a post office and no railroad service
 
Saragossa   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Boldo
 - Saragossa had a post office and railroad service
 
Sloan   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) from Boldo
 - Sloan had a post office and no railroad service
 
South Lowell   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Boldo
 - 1895 population of 192 people
 - South Lowell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Townley   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) from Boldo
 - 1895 population of 237 people
 - Townley had a post office and 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 Boldo, 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 from Boldo. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Boldo) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Boldo. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8540, Longitude: -87.1828     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Boldo have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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