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1890 Communities Near Coal Valley ...

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>


The Rand McNally Atlas shows that in 1895, Coal Valley had a post office and no railroad service.

Alta   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) from Coal Valley
 - Alta had railroad service and no post office
 
Ashbank   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Coal Valley
 - Ashbank had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bankston   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Coal Valley
 - Bankston had a post office and railroad service
 
Berry   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Coal Valley
 - Berry had railroad service and no post office
 
Carbon Hill   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Coal Valley
 - 1895 population of 568 people (with 1,975 people in 2015)
 - Carbon Hill had a post office and railroad service
 
Cordova   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) from Coal Valley
 - 1895 population of 86 people (with 2,028 people in 2015)
 - Cordova had a post office and railroad service
 
Corona   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Coal Valley
 - 1895 population of 137 people
 - Corona had a post office and railroad service
 
Dora   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) from Coal Valley
 - Dora had a post office and no railroad service
 
Edgil   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Coal Valley
 - Edgil had a post office and no railroad service
 
Eldridge   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Coal Valley
 - Eldridge had a post office and railroad service
 
Gamble   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Coal Valley
 - Gamble had railroad service and no post office
 
Glen Allen   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Coal Valley
 - Glen Allen had a post office and railroad service
 
Jasper   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Coal Valley
 - 1895 population of 780 people (with 14,071 people in 2015)
 - Jasper had a post office and railroad service
 
Kansas   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Coal Valley
 - Kansas had a post office and no railroad service
 
Marylee   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Coal Valley
 - Marylee had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nauvoo   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Coal Valley
 - 1895 population of 85 people (with 213 people in 2015)
 - Nauvoo had a post office and no railroad service
 
New Lexington   (Tuscaloosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Coal Valley
 - 1895 population of 46 people
 - New Lexington had a post office and no railroad service
 
Parrish   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) from Coal Valley
 - Parrish had a post office and railroad service
 
Patton   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Coal Valley
 - 1895 population of 378 people
 - Patton had a post office and railroad service
 
Powellville   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Coal Valley
 - Powellville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Prospect   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) from Coal Valley
 - Prospect had a post office and no railroad service
 
Saragossa   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) from Coal Valley
 - Saragossa had a post office and railroad service
 
South Lowell   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Coal Valley
 - 1895 population of 192 people
 - South Lowell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Stough   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) from Coal Valley
 - Stough had a post office and no railroad service
 
Texas   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Coal Valley
 - 1895 population of 306 people
 - Texas had a post office and no railroad service
 
Townley   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) from Coal Valley
 - 1895 population of 237 people
 - Townley had a post office and railroad service
 
Wiley   (Tuscaloosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) from Coal Valley
 - Wiley 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 Coal Valley, 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' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Coal Valley. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Coal Valley) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Coal Valley. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7401, Longitude: -87.4181     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Coal Valley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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