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1890 Communities Near Chestnut Grove ...

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

Arguta   (Dale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the East (E) from Chestnut Grove
 - Arguta had a post office and no railroad service
 
Banks   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Chestnut Grove
 - Banks had a post office and no railroad service
 
Brundidge   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Chestnut Grove
 - 1895 population of 421 people (with 1,989 people in 2015)
 - Brundidge had a post office and railroad service
 
Buckhorn   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Chestnut Grove
 - 1895 population of 39 people
 - Buckhorn had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bullock   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Chestnut Grove
 - 1895 population of 100 people
 - Bullock had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clintonville   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) from Chestnut Grove
 - 1895 population of 172 people
 - Clintonville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clio   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Chestnut Grove
 - 1895 population of 178 people (with 1,529 people in 2015)
 - Clio had a post office and no railroad service
 
Curtis   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Chestnut Grove
 - Curtis had a post office and no railroad service
 
Damascus   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Chestnut Grove
 - Damascus had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dillard   (Dale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Chestnut Grove
 - Dillard had a post office and railroad service
 
Edwardsville   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Chestnut Grove
 - Edwardsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Elamville   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Chestnut Grove
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Elamville had a post office and railroad service
 
Elba   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Chestnut Grove
 - 1895 population of 285 people (with 3,903 people in 2015)
 - Elba had a post office and no railroad service
 
Enterprise   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Chestnut Grove
 - Enterprise had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hallsville   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Chestnut Grove
 - Hallsville had railroad service and no post office
 
Henderson   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Chestnut Grove
 - 1895 population of 159 people
 - Henderson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Little Oak   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Chestnut Grove
 - Little Oak had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ozark   (Dale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Chestnut Grove
 - 1895 population of 1,195 people (with 14,719 people in 2015)
 - Ozark had a post office and railroad service
 
Peacock   (Crenshaw County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Peacock was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) from Chestnut Grove
 - Peacock had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pronto   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Chestnut Grove
 - Pronto had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tabernacle   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Chestnut Grove
 - Tabernacle had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tennille   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from Chestnut Grove
 - Tennille had a post office and railroad service
 
Troy   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Chestnut Grove
 - 1895 population of 3,449 people (with 18,853 people in 2015)
 - Troy had a post office and railroad service
 
Victoria   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Chestnut Grove
 - 1895 population of 85 people
 - Victoria had a post office and no railroad service
 
Vidette   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Chestnut Grove
 - Vidette 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 Chestnut Grove, 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 Chestnut Grove. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Chestnut Grove) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chestnut Grove. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5971, Longitude: -85.9136     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Chestnut Grove have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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