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1890 Communities Near McCannsville ...

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

Alpine   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the West Southwest (WSW) from McCannsville
 - 1895 population of 121 people
 - Alpine had a post office and railroad service
 
Berney's   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from McCannsville
 - Berney's had a post office and railroad service
 
Chandler Springs   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from McCannsville
 - 1895 population of 15 people
 - Chandler Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Coldwater   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from McCannsville
 - Coldwater had railroad service and no post office
 
Cropwell   (Saint Clair County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from McCannsville
 - 1895 population of 126 people
 - Cropwell had a post office and railroad service
 
Eastaboga   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from McCannsville
 - 1895 population of 49 people
 - Eastaboga had a post office and railroad service
 
Eureka   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from McCannsville
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Eureka had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hatchet Creek   (Clay County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) from McCannsville
 - Hatchet Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hopeful   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from McCannsville
 - Hopeful had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ironaton   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) from McCannsville
 - 1895 population of 562 people
 - Ironaton had a post office and railroad service
 
Jenifer   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from McCannsville
 - 1895 population of 323 people
 - Jenifer had a post office and railroad service
 
Lincoln   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from McCannsville
 - 1895 population of 175 people (with 6,524 people in 2015)
 - Lincoln had a post office and railroad service
 
McElderry   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from McCannsville
 - McElderry had a post office and railroad service
 
Munford   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) from McCannsville
 - 1895 population of 159 people (with 1,259 people in 2015)
 - Munford had a post office and railroad service
 
Nottingham   (Talladega County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Nottingham was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from McCannsville
 - 1895 population of 146 people
 - Nottingham had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rendalia   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from McCannsville
 - Rendalia had a post office and railroad service
 
Renfroe   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) from McCannsville
 - 1895 population of 202 people
 - Renfroe had a post office and railroad service
 
Riverside   (Saint Clair County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from McCannsville
 - Riverside had a post office and railroad service
 
Seddon   (Saint Clair County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) from McCannsville
 - 1895 population of 377 people
 - Seddon had a post office and railroad service
 
Silver Run   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from McCannsville
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Silver Run had a post office and no railroad service
 
Smelley   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) from McCannsville
 - Smelley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Stemley   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from McCannsville
 - Stemley had a post office and railroad service
 
Sycamore   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from McCannsville
 - 1895 population of 47 people
 - Sycamore had a post office and railroad service
 
 - talladega had a post office and railroad service
 
Turner   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from McCannsville
 - Turner had a post office and no railroad service
 
Waldo   (Talladega County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) from McCannsville
 - 1895 population of 20 people (with 278 people in 2015)
 - Waldo 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 McCannsville, 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 McCannsville. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- McCannsville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in McCannsville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4259, Longitude: -86.0875     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for McCannsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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