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

Alta   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - Alta had railroad service and no post office
 
Ashbank   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - Ashbank had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bankston   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - Bankston had a post office and railroad service
 
Berry   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - Berry had railroad service and no post office
 
Carbon Hill   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 568 people (with 1,975 people in 2015)
 - Carbon Hill had a post office and railroad service
 
Coal Valley   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - Coal Valley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Corona   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 137 people
 - Corona had a post office and railroad service
 
Covin   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - Covin had railroad service and no post office
 
Edgil   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - Edgil had a post office and no railroad service
 
Eldridge   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - Eldridge had a post office and railroad service
 
Gamble   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - Gamble had railroad service and no post office
 
Glen Allen   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - Glen Allen had a post office and railroad service
 
Gold Mine   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - Gold Mine had a post office and no railroad service
 
Guin   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - Guin had a post office and railroad service
 
Kansas   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - Kansas had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lynn   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - Lynn had a post office and railroad service
 
Nauvoo   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 85 people (with 213 people in 2015)
 - Nauvoo had a post office and no railroad service
 
New Lexington   (Tuscaloosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 46 people
 - New Lexington had a post office and no railroad service
 
Newtonville   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 40 people
 - Newtonville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Patton   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 378 people
 - Patton had a post office and railroad service
 
Prospect   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - Prospect had a post office and no railroad service
 
Saragossa   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - Saragossa had a post office and railroad service
 
Stough   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - Stough had a post office and no railroad service
 
Texas   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 306 people
 - Texas had a post office and no railroad service
 
Townley   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 237 people
 - Townley had a post office and railroad service
 
Wayside   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 70 people
 - Wayside had a post office and no railroad service
 
Winfield   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Fowlers Crossroads
 - 1895 population of 25 people (with 4,570 people in 2015)
 - Winfield 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 Fowlers 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 that begins in Fowlers Crossroads. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Fowlers Crossroads) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fowlers Crossroads. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8012, Longitude: -87.6633     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Fowlers Crossroads have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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