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1890 Communities Near London ...

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

Axle   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) from London
 - Axle had a post office and no railroad service
 
Belleville   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) from London
 - 1895 population of 16 people
 - Belleville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bermuda   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from London
 - 1895 population of 43 people
 - Bermuda had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bowles   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from London
 - Bowles had a post office and no railroad service
 
Boykin   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from London
 - Boykin had a post office and no railroad service
 
Brewton   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) from London
 - 1895 population of 1,115 people (with 5,434 people in 2015)
 - Brewton had a post office and railroad service
 
Brooklyn   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) from London
 - 1895 population of 185 people
 - Brooklyn had a post office and no railroad service
 
Burnt Corn   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from London
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Burnt Corn had a post office and no railroad service
 
Castleberry   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) from London
 - 1895 population of 176 people (with 565 people in 2015)
 - Castleberry had a post office and railroad service
 
Cohassett   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from London
 - Cohassett had a post office and no railroad service
 
Evergreen   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from London
 - 1895 population of 1,783 people (with 3,774 people in 2015)
 - Evergreen had a post office and railroad service
 
Flomaton   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from London
 - Flomaton had a post office and railroad service
 
Garland   (Butler County)       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the Northeast (NE) from London
 - 1895 population of 213 people
 - Garland had a post office and railroad service
 
Hammac   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from London
 - Hammac had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jay Villa   (Conecuh County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Jay Villa was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from London
 - Jay Villa had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kirkland   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from London
 - Kirkland had a post office and railroad service
 
Loango   (Covington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the East (E) from London
 - Loango had a post office and no railroad service
 
Monroeville   (Monroe County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) from London
 - 1895 population of 140 people (with 6,110 people in 2015)
 - Monroeville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Union   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from London
 - Mount Union had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pollard   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from London
 - 1895 population of 389 people (with 135 people in 2015)
 - Pollard had a post office and railroad service
 
Range   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) from London
 - Range had a post office and no railroad service
 
Repton   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from London
 - Repton had a post office and railroad service
 
Roberts   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) from London
 - Roberts had a post office and no railroad service
 
Skinnerton   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the North (N) from London
 - Skinnerton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sparta   (Conecuh County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Sparta was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from London
 - Sparta had railroad service and no post office
 
Wallace   (Escambia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from London
 - Wallace had a post office and railroad service
 
Wilcox   (Conecuh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) from London
 - Wilcox had railroad service and no post office

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in London. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2977, Longitude: -87.0878     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for London have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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