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Welcome to Jones Bluff Dam ...

Although we found mention of Jones Bluff Dam during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Jones Bluff Dam was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it's a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists.

We've added Jones Bluff Dam to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Jones Bluff Dam, please Contact Us.




A typical abbreviation for Jones Bluff Dam: Jones Blf. Dam (or less commonly used: Jones Bluf. Dam)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Jones Bluff Dam for more information about variations on the name of Jones Bluff Dam.

Time Zone: The area where we believe that Jones Bluff Dam might be (or was) located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

We believe that Jones Bluff Dam would be found within the (334) area code.

Communities near Jones Bluff Dam ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Jones Bluff Dam and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2015<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Autaugaville   [Map]   859   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Gordonville   [Map]   305   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hayneville   [Map]   862   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lowndesboro   [Map]   107   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mosses   [Map]   955   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Old Town   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Jones Bluff Dam.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Jones Bluff Dam. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Jones Bluff Dam. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Jones Bluff Dam.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Jones Bluff Dam:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jones Bluff Dam ...

Looking for more information about Jones Bluff Dam? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Jones Bluff Dam? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Jones Bluff Dam, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Jones Bluff Dam.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Jones Bluff Dam. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went south past Jones Bluff Dam and then turned east". While Jones Bluff Dam could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Jones Bluff Dam as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. The community might still exist or it might have existed for just a short period of time. Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, families in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc.

Also keep in mind that Jones Bluff Dam could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong county. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Jones Bluff Dam. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Jones Bluff Dam) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jones Bluff Dam. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.3265, Longitude: -86.7863     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Jones Bluff Dam have been estimated.

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Jones Bluff Dam.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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