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1890 Communities Near Gold Mine ...

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, Gold Mine had a post office and no railroad service.

Ashbank   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the East (E) from Gold Mine
 - Ashbank had a post office and no railroad service
 
Barnesville   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Gold Mine
 - 1895 population of 39 people
 - Barnesville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bear Creek   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) from Gold Mine
 - Bear Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Beaverton   (Lamar County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Gold Mine
 - 1895 population of 40 people (with 187 people in 2015)
 - Beaverton had a post office and railroad service
 
Carbon Hill   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Gold Mine
 - 1895 population of 568 people (with 1,975 people in 2015)
 - Carbon Hill had a post office and railroad service
 
Delmar   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Gold Mine
 - Delmar had a post office and railroad service
 
Double Springs   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Gold Mine
 - Double Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Eldridge   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Gold Mine
 - Eldridge had a post office and railroad service
 
Glen Allen   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) from Gold Mine
 - Glen Allen had a post office and railroad service
 
Goddard   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) from Gold Mine
 - Goddard had a post office and no railroad service
 
Guin   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Gold Mine
 - Guin had a post office and railroad service
 
Hackleburg   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Gold Mine
 - Hackleburg had a post office and no railroad service
 
Haleyville   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Gold Mine
 - Haleyville had a post office and railroad service
 
Hamilton   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Gold Mine
 - Hamilton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kansas   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Gold Mine
 - Kansas had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lynn   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) from Gold Mine
 - Lynn had a post office and railroad service
 
Natural Bridge   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Gold Mine
 - Natural Bridge had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nauvoo   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Gold Mine
 - 1895 population of 85 people (with 213 people in 2015)
 - Nauvoo had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pearce's Mills   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Gold Mine
 - 1895 population of 92 people
 - Pearce's Mills had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pebble   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Gold Mine
 - Pebble had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pikeville   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) from Gold Mine
 - 1895 population of 43 people
 - Pikeville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Prospect   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Gold Mine
 - Prospect had a post office and no railroad service
 
Stinson   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) from Gold Mine
 - Stinson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Texas   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Gold Mine
 - 1895 population of 306 people
 - Texas had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wayside   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Gold Mine
 - 1895 population of 70 people
 - Wayside had a post office and no railroad service
 
Winfield   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Gold Mine
 - 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 Gold Mine, 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 from Gold Mine. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Gold Mine) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gold Mine. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0393, Longitude: -87.7436     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Gold Mine have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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