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Glen Haven, Alabama
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1890 Communities Near Glen Haven ...

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

Alliance   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) from Glen Haven
 - Alliance had a post office and no railroad service
 
Auburn   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) from Glen Haven
 - 1895 population of 1,440 people (with 62,059 people in 2015)
 - Auburn had a post office and railroad service
 
Beulah   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Glen Haven
 - 1895 population of 118 people
 - Beulah had a post office and no railroad service
 
Boyds   (Chambers County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) from Glen Haven
 - Boyds had railroad service and no post office
 
Camp Hill   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Glen Haven
 - 1895 population of 366 people (with 981 people in 2015)
 - Camp Hill had a post office and railroad service
 
Chehaw   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Glen Haven
 - Chehaw had railroad service and no post office
 
Chewacla   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) from Glen Haven
 - Chewacla had a post office and no railroad service
 
Church Hill   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) from Glen Haven
 - Church Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Crawford   (Russell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Glen Haven
 - Crawford had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cusseta   (Chambers County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Glen Haven
 - 1895 population of 98 people (with 124 people in 2015)
 - Cusseta had a post office and railroad service
 
Gold Hill   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Glen Haven
 - 1895 population of 35 people
 - Gold Hill had a post office and railroad service
 
Judson   (Chambers County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Glen Haven
 - Judson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Loachapoka   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) from Glen Haven
 - 1895 population of 357 people (with 190 people in 2015)
 - Loachapoka had a post office and railroad service
 
Mary   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Glen Haven
 - Mary had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mechanicsville   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Glen Haven
 - Mechanicsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Moorefield   (Chambers County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) from Glen Haven
 - Moorefield had a post office and no railroad service
 
Notasulga   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Glen Haven
 - 1895 population of 332 people (with 856 people in 2015)
 - Notasulga had a post office and railroad service
 
Oak Bowery   (Chambers County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) from Glen Haven
 - 1895 population of 137 people
 - Oak Bowery had a post office and no railroad service
 
Opelika   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Glen Haven
 - 1895 population of 3,703 people (with 29,527 people in 2015)
 - Opelika had a post office and railroad service
 
Roxana   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Glen Haven
 - Roxana had a post office and no railroad service
 
Salem   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) from Glen Haven
 - 1895 population of 166 people
 - Salem had a post office and railroad service
 
Society Hill   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) from Glen Haven
 - 1895 population of 151 people
 - Society Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tuckersburg   (Chambers County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Glen Haven
 - 1895 population of 92 people
 - Tuckersburg had a post office and railroad service
 
Uchee   (Russell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Glen Haven
 - 1895 population of 78 people
 - Uchee had a post office and no railroad service
 
Waverly   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Glen Haven
 - 1895 population of 185 people (with 148 people in 2015)
 - Waverly 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 Glen Haven, 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 starting in Glen Haven. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Glen Haven) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glen Haven. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6040, Longitude: -85.4349     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Glen Haven have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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