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1890 Communities Near Cochran Landing ...

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

Allenton   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the East Southeast (ESE) from Cochran Landing
 - 1895 population of 163 people
 - Allenton had a post office and railroad service
 
Bethel   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Cochran Landing
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Bethel had a post office and no railroad service
 
Boiling Springs   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Cochran Landing
 - 1895 population of 65 people
 - Boiling Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Caledonia   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Cochran Landing
 - Caledonia had a post office and no railroad service
 
Camden   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Cochran Landing
 - 1895 population of 545 people (with 1,930 people in 2015)
 - Camden had a post office and no railroad service
 
Carlowville   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) from Cochran Landing
 - 1895 population of 82 people
 - Carlowville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Catherine   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Cochran Landing
 - Catherine had a post office and railroad service
 
Coy   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Cochran Landing
 - Coy had a post office and no railroad service
 
Crumptonia   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) from Cochran Landing
 - Crumptonia had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fatama   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) from Cochran Landing
 - Fatama had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gastonburg   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Cochran Landing
 - Gastonburg had a post office and no railroad service
 
McBrydes   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Cochran Landing
 - McBrydes had railroad service and no post office
 
Millers Ferry   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Cochran Landing
 - Millers Ferry had a post office and no railroad service
 
Minter   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) from Cochran Landing
 - 1895 population of 72 people
 - Minter had a post office and railroad service
 
Nellie   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Cochran Landing
 - Nellie had a post office and no railroad service
 
Portland   (Dallas County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Portland was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Cochran Landing
 - 1895 population of 76 people
 - Portland had a post office and no railroad service
 
Prairie Bluff   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Cochran Landing
 - 1895 population of 156 people
 - Prairie Bluff had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rehoboth   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Cochran Landing
 - 1895 population of 142 people
 - Rehoboth had a post office and no railroad service
 
Richmond   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Cochran Landing
 - 1895 population of 176 people
 - Richmond had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rockwest   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Cochran Landing
 - Rockwest had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rosebud   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Cochran Landing
 - Rosebud had a post office and no railroad service
 
Snow Hill   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Cochran Landing
 - 1895 population of 173 people
 - Snow Hill had a post office and railroad service
 
Tasso   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Cochran Landing
 - Tasso had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tilden   (Dallas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) from Cochran Landing
 - 1895 population of 48 people
 - Tilden had a post office and no railroad service
 
Yellow Bluff   (Wilcox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Cochran Landing
 - 1895 population of 30 people (with 177 people in 2015)
 - Yellow Bluff 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 Cochran Landing, 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 from Cochran Landing. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cochran Landing) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cochran Landing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0474, Longitude: -87.2614     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Cochran Landing have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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