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1890 Communities Near Double Springs ...

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, Double Springs had a post office and no railroad service. In 2015, Double Springs had a population of 1,056 people.

Addison   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) from Double Springs
 - Addison had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ashbank   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Double Springs
 - Ashbank had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bear Creek   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Double Springs
 - Bear Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Camp Spring   (Lawrence County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Camp Spring was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) from Double Springs
 - Camp Spring had a post office and no railroad service
 
Carbon Hill   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Double Springs
 - 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 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Double Springs
 - Crane Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Delmar   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) from Double Springs
 - Delmar had a post office and railroad service
 
Edgil   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) from Double Springs
 - Edgil had a post office and no railroad service
 
Eldridge   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Double Springs
 - Eldridge had a post office and railroad service
 
Ellaville   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Double Springs
 - Ellaville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gamble   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) from Double Springs
 - Gamble had railroad service and no post office
 
Goddard   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Double Springs
 - Goddard had a post office and no railroad service
 
Haleyville   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Double Springs
 - Haleyville had a post office and railroad service
 
Houston   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from Double Springs
 - 1895 population of 85 people
 - Houston had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kansas   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Double Springs
 - 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 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Double Springs
 - 1895 population of 63 people
 - Kinlock had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lynn   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Double Springs
 - Lynn had a post office and railroad service
 
Marylee   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Double Springs
 - Marylee had a post office and no railroad service
 
Natural Bridge   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Double Springs
 - Natural Bridge had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nauvoo   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Double Springs
 - 1895 population of 85 people (with 213 people in 2015)
 - Nauvoo had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nesmith   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) from Double Springs
 - 1895 population of 50 people
 - Nesmith had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pebble   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Double Springs
 - Pebble had a post office and no railroad service
 
Prospect   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) from Double Springs
 - Prospect had a post office and no railroad service
 
Saragossa   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) from Double Springs
 - Saragossa had a post office and railroad service
 
South Lowell   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Double Springs
 - 1895 population of 192 people
 - South Lowell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Upshaw   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Double Springs
 - 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 Double Springs, 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 starting from Double Springs. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Double Springs) 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 Double Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Double Springs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Double Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1498, Longitude: -87.4026     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Double Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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