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Lees Ferry, Alabama
(Baldwin County)

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1890 Communities Near Lees Ferry ...

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

Bay Minette   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the North Northwest (NNW) from Lees Ferry
 - 1895 population of 147 people (with 9,118 people in 2015)
 - Bay Minette had a post office and railroad service
 
Bon Secour   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Lees Ferry
 - Bon Secour had a post office and no railroad service
 
Brent (FL)   (Escambia County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Lees Ferry
 - 1895 population of 300 people
 - Brent had a post office and railroad service
 
Bromley   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Lees Ferry
 - Bromley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cantonment (FL)   (Escambia County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) from Lees Ferry
 - Cantonment had a post office and railroad service
 
Carney   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Lees Ferry
 - Carney had a post office and railroad service
 
Chumuckla (FL)   (Santa Rosa County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Lees Ferry
 - 1895 population of 50 people
 - Chumuckla had a post office and no railroad service
 
D'Olive   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Lees Ferry
 - D'Olive had railroad service and no post office
 
Daphne   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) from Lees Ferry
 - 1895 population of 549 people (with 24,896 people in 2015)
 - Daphne had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ferry Pass (FL)   (Escambia County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Lees Ferry
 - Ferry Pass had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gateswood   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) from Lees Ferry
 - Gateswood had a post office and no railroad service
 
Josephine   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South (S) from Lees Ferry
 - Josephine had a post office and no railroad service
 
Magnolia Springs   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Lees Ferry
 - Magnolia Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Marlow   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Lees Ferry
 - Marlow had a post office and no railroad service
 
McDavid (FL)   (Escambia County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Lees Ferry
 - 1895 population of 23 people
 - McDavid had a post office and railroad service
 
Millview (FL)   (Escambia County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Lees Ferry
 - 1895 population of 406 people
 - Millview had a post office and railroad service
 
Molino (FL)   (Escambia County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Lees Ferry
 - 1895 population of 302 people
 - Molino had a post office and railroad service
 
Montrose   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) from Lees Ferry
 - Montrose had a post office and no railroad service
 
Muscogee (FL)   (Escambia County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) from Lees Ferry
 - Muscogee had railroad service and no post office
 
Olive (FL)   (Escambia County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Lees Ferry
 - Olive had a post office and railroad service
 
Pine Barren (FL)   (Escambia County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Lees Ferry
 - 1895 population of 303 people
 - Pine Barren had a post office and railroad service
 
Point Clear   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Lees Ferry
 - 1895 population of 61 people
 - Point Clear had a post office and no railroad service
 
Quintette (FL)   (Escambia County (FL))       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) from Lees Ferry
 - Quintette had railroad service and no post office
 
Rosinton   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) from Lees Ferry
 - Rosinton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Swift   (Baldwin County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) from Lees Ferry
 - Swift had a post office and no 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 Lees Ferry, 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 from Lees Ferry. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lees Ferry) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lees Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.6232, Longitude: -87.5869     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lees Ferry have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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