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1890 Communities Near Gary 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>

While we didn't find Gary Springs in the Atlas, the following communities of the 1890's would have been found near the current location of Gary Springs.

Abercrombie   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the South Southwest (SSW) from Gary Springs
 - 1895 population of 22 people
 - Abercrombie had a post office and no railroad service
 
Adler   (Perry County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Gary Springs
 - Adler had a post office and no railroad service
 
Anita   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Gary Springs
 - Anita had railroad service and no post office
 
Ashby   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Gary Springs
 - 1895 population of 64 people
 - Ashby had a post office and railroad service
 
Bethlehem   (Perry County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) from Gary Springs
 - Bethlehem had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bibbville   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Gary Springs
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Bibbville had a post office and railroad service
 
Blocton   (Bibb County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Blocton was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) from Gary Springs
 - Blocton had a post office and railroad service
 
Boothton   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Gary Springs
 - Boothton had railroad service and no post office
 
Brierfield   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Gary Springs
 - 1895 population of 316 people
 - Brierfield had a post office and railroad service
 
Centreville   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) from Gary Springs
 - 1895 population of 239 people (with 2,704 people in 2015)
 - Centreville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dogwood   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Gary Springs
 - Dogwood had a post office and railroad service
 
Green Pond   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) from Gary Springs
 - 1895 population of 116 people
 - Green Pond had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gurnee   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Gary Springs
 - 1895 population of 291 people
 - Gurnee had a post office and railroad service
 
Hagler   (Tuscaloosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Gary Springs
 - Hagler had a post office and no railroad service
 
Harrisburg   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Gary Springs
 - Harrisburg had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jericho   (Perry County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Gary Springs
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Jericho had a post office and no railroad service
 
Levert   (Perry County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Gary Springs
 - Levert had a post office and no railroad service
 
Maplesville   (Chilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Gary Springs
 - 1895 population of 115 people (with 704 people in 2015)
 - Maplesville had a post office and railroad service
 
Montevallo   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Gary Springs
 - 1895 population of 572 people (with 6,648 people in 2015)
 - Montevallo had a post office and railroad service
 
Oakmulgee   (Perry County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Gary Springs
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Oakmulgee had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pinetucky   (Perry County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) from Gary Springs
 - 1895 population of 35 people
 - Pinetucky had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pondville   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Gary Springs
 - Pondville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Randolph   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Gary Springs
 - 1895 population of 286 people
 - Randolph had a post office and railroad service
 
Scottsville   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Gary Springs
 - 1895 population of 52 people
 - Scottsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Theo   (Perry County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Gary Springs
 - 1895 population of 30 people
 - Theo had a post office and no railroad service
 
Trio   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Gary Springs
 - Trio had a post office and no railroad service
 
Vance   (Tuscaloosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Gary Springs
 - 1895 population of 96 people (with 1,513 people in 2015)
 - Vance had a post office and railroad service
 
Woodstock   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) from Gary Springs
 - 1895 population of 147 people (with 1,547 people in 2015)
 - Woodstock had a post office and railroad service

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The official website for Bibb County: www.co.bibb.ga.us/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







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 Gary 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 that begins in Gary Springs. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Gary Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gary Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9676, Longitude: -87.0880     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Gary Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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