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1890 Communities Near Corum ...

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

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Appleton (TN)   (Lawrence County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the North Northeast (NNE) from Corum
 - Appleton had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Bailey Springs   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) from Corum
 - Bailey Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Beach Grove   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Corum
 - 1895 population of 59 people
 - Beach Grove had a post office and no railroad service
 
Belew   (Lauderdale County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Belew was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Corum
 - Belew had a post office and no railroad service
 
Busby (TN)   (Lawrence County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Corum
 - Busby had railroad service and no post office
 
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Cartwright   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) from Corum
 - Cartwright had a post office and no railroad service
 
Comer   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Corum
 - Comer had a post office and no railroad service
 
Courtland   (Lawrence County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) from Corum
 - 1895 population of 579 people (with 597 people in 2015)
 - Courtland had a post office and railroad service
 
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Dustin (TN)   (Lawrence County (TN)) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Dustin was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) from Corum
 - Dustin had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Fall River (TN)   (Lawrence County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Corum
 - 1895 population of 24 people
 - Fall River had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Gipsy   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) from Corum
 - Gipsy had a post office and no railroad service
 
Good Springs   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Corum
 - Good Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Green Hill   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Corum
 - 1895 population of 832 people
 - Green Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Iron City (TN)   (Lawrence County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Corum
 - 1895 population of 381 people
 - Iron City had a post office and railroad service
 
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Lentzville   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Corum
 - Lentzville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lexington   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Corum
 - 1895 population of 27 people (with 723 people in 2015)
 - Lexington had a post office and no railroad service
 
Loretto (TN)   (Lawrence County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Corum
 - 1895 population of 102 people
 - Loretto had a post office and railroad service
 
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Marbuts (TN)   (Giles County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Corum
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Marbuts had a post office and no railroad service
 
Minor Hill (TN)   (Giles County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Corum
 - 1895 population of 31 people
 - Minor Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Rozell   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) from Corum
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Mount Rozell had a post office and no railroad service
 
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O'Neal   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Corum
 - O'Neal had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Pleasant Point (TN)   (Lawrence County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) from Corum
 - 1895 population of 28 people
 - Pleasant Point had a post office and no railroad service
 
Poplar Creek   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Corum
 - Poplar Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pruitton   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Corum
 - Pruitton had a post office and railroad service
 
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Ripley   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Corum
 - Ripley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rogersville   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Corum
 - 1895 population of 150 people (with 1,231 people in 2015)
 - Rogersville had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Saint Florian   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) from Corum
 - 1895 population of 100 people (with 464 people in 2015)
 - Saint Florian had a post office and no railroad service
 
Saint Joseph (TN)   (Lawrence County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Corum
 - 1895 population of 247 people
 - Saint Joseph had a post office and railroad service
 
Stella (TN)   (Giles County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Corum
 - Stella had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sugar   (Lauderdale County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Sugar was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Corum
 - Sugar had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Town Creek   (Lawrence County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Corum
 - 1895 population of 201 people (with 1,065 people in 2015)
 - Town Creek 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 Corum, 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 stretches from Corum. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Corum) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Corum. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Corum

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Corum. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9084, Longitude: -87.3317     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Corum have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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