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1890 Communities Near Curtis Crossroads ...

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

Addison   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) from Curtis Crossroads
 - Addison had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ardell   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Curtis Crossroads
 - Ardell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ashbank   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Curtis Crossroads
 - Ashbank had a post office and no railroad service
 
Carbon Hill   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Curtis Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 568 people (with 1,975 people in 2015)
 - Carbon Hill had a post office and railroad service
 
Crane Hill   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) from Curtis Crossroads
 - Crane Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Delmar   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Curtis Crossroads
 - Delmar had a post office and railroad service
 
Double Springs   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Curtis Crossroads
 - Double Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Edgil   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) from Curtis Crossroads
 - Edgil had a post office and no railroad service
 
Eldridge   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Curtis Crossroads
 - Eldridge had a post office and railroad service
 
Ellaville   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) from Curtis Crossroads
 - Ellaville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gamble   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) from Curtis Crossroads
 - Gamble had railroad service and no post office
 
Haleyville   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Curtis Crossroads
 - Haleyville had a post office and railroad service
 
Houston   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Curtis Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 85 people
 - Houston had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jasper   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Curtis Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 780 people (with 14,071 people in 2015)
 - Jasper had a post office and railroad service
 
Kansas   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Curtis Crossroads
 - Kansas had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kinlock   (Lawrence County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Kinlock was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Curtis Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 63 people
 - Kinlock had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lynn   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) from Curtis Crossroads
 - Lynn had a post office and railroad service
 
Marylee   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Curtis Crossroads
 - Marylee had a post office and no railroad service
 
Natural Bridge   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) from Curtis Crossroads
 - Natural Bridge had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nauvoo   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Curtis Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 85 people (with 213 people in 2015)
 - Nauvoo had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nesmith   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Curtis Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 50 people
 - Nesmith had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pebble   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Curtis Crossroads
 - Pebble had a post office and no railroad service
 
Powellville   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Curtis Crossroads
 - Powellville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Prospect   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Curtis Crossroads
 - Prospect had a post office and no railroad service
 
Saragossa   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Curtis Crossroads
 - Saragossa had a post office and railroad service
 
South Lowell   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Curtis Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 192 people
 - South Lowell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Townley   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Curtis Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 237 people
 - Townley had a post office and railroad service
 
Upshaw   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Curtis Crossroads
 - Upshaw 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 Curtis Crossroads, 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 starting from Curtis Crossroads. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Curtis Crossroads) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Curtis Crossroads. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0773, Longitude: -87.3567     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Curtis Crossroads have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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