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1890 Communities Near Cospers Bend ...

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

Alpine   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) from Cospers Bend
 - 1895 population of 121 people
 - Alpine had a post office and railroad service
 
Berney's   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Cospers Bend
 - Berney's had a post office and railroad service
 
Bridgeton   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Cospers Bend
 - 1895 population of 110 people
 - Bridgeton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Childersburg   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) from Cospers Bend
 - 1895 population of 777 people (with 5,046 people in 2015)
 - Childersburg had a post office and railroad service
 
Columbiana   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Cospers Bend
 - 1895 population of 654 people (with 4,168 people in 2015)
 - Columbiana had a post office and railroad service
 
Dunnavant   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Cospers Bend
 - Dunnavant had railroad service and no post office
 
East Bend   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Cospers Bend
 - East Bend had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fayetteville   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) from Cospers Bend
 - 1895 population of 146 people
 - Fayetteville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Harpersville   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) from Cospers Bend
 - 1895 population of 27 people (with 1,681 people in 2015)
 - Harpersville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lowery   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) from Cospers Bend
 - Lowery had a post office and no railroad service
 
Marble Valley   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) from Cospers Bend
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Marble Valley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nottingham   (Talladega County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Nottingham was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Cospers Bend
 - 1895 population of 146 people
 - Nottingham had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oldfield   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Cospers Bend
 - Oldfield had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rendalia   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) from Cospers Bend
 - Rendalia had a post office and railroad service
 
Renfroe   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Cospers Bend
 - 1895 population of 202 people
 - Renfroe had a post office and railroad service
 
Shelby   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Cospers Bend
 - 1895 population of 753 people
 - Shelby had a post office and railroad service
 
Shelby Springs   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Cospers Bend
 - Shelby Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sterrett   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Cospers Bend
 - Sterrett had a post office and railroad service
 
Stewartville   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Cospers Bend
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Stewartville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sycamore   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) from Cospers Bend
 - 1895 population of 47 people
 - Sycamore had a post office and railroad service
 
Sylacauga   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Cospers Bend
 - 1895 population of 464 people (with 12,657 people in 2015)
 - Sylacauga had a post office and railroad service
 
Talladega Springs   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) from Cospers Bend
 - Talladega Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Vandiver   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Cospers Bend
 - Vandiver had a post office and railroad service
 
Vincent   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) from Cospers Bend
 - Vincent had a post office and railroad service
 
Wilsonville   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Cospers Bend
 - 1895 population of 184 people (with 1,980 people in 2015)
 - Wilsonville had a post office and railroad service
 
Wolf Creek   (Saint Clair County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) from Cospers Bend
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Wolf Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Zubers   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Cospers Bend
 - Zubers 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 Cospers Bend, 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 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Cospers Bend. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Cospers Bend) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cospers Bend. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2776, Longitude: -86.4311     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Cospers Bend have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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