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Mossy Grove Village, Alabama

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1890 Communities Near Mossy Grove Village ...

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

Ansley   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) from Mossy Grove Village
 - Ansley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Banks   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Mossy Grove Village
 - Banks had a post office and no railroad service
 
Brundidge   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from Mossy Grove Village
 - 1895 population of 421 people (with 1,989 people in 2015)
 - Brundidge had a post office and railroad service
 
Buckhorn   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Mossy Grove Village
 - 1895 population of 39 people
 - Buckhorn had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bullock   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Mossy Grove Village
 - 1895 population of 100 people
 - Bullock had a post office and no railroad service
 
Catalpa   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Mossy Grove Village
 - Catalpa had a post office and no railroad service
 
Curry   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Mossy Grove Village
 - Curry had a post office and no railroad service
 
Elamville   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Mossy Grove Village
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Elamville had a post office and railroad service
 
Hallsville   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) from Mossy Grove Village
 - Hallsville had railroad service and no post office
 
Henderson   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Mossy Grove Village
 - 1895 population of 159 people
 - Henderson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Josie   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Mossy Grove Village
 - Josie had a post office and no railroad service
 
Linwood   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Mossy Grove Village
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Linwood had a post office and railroad service
 
Little Oak   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) from Mossy Grove Village
 - Little Oak had a post office and no railroad service
 
Live Oak   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Mossy Grove Village
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Live Oak had a post office and no railroad service
 
Luverne   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) from Mossy Grove Village
 - 1895 population of 451 people (with 2,834 people in 2015)
 - Luverne had a post office and railroad service
 
Orion   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) from Mossy Grove Village
 - 1895 population of 172 people
 - Orion had a post office and no railroad service
 
Patsburg   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Mossy Grove Village
 - Patsburg had a post office and railroad service
 
Peacock   (Crenshaw County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Peacock was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Mossy Grove Village
 - Peacock had a post office and no railroad service
 
Petrey   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Mossy Grove Village
 - Petrey had a post office and railroad service
 
Pronto   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from Mossy Grove Village
 - Pronto had a post office and no railroad service
 
Shady Grove   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Mossy Grove Village
 - Shady Grove had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tennille   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Mossy Grove Village
 - Tennille had a post office and railroad service
 
Troy   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) from Mossy Grove Village
 - 1895 population of 3,449 people (with 18,853 people in 2015)
 - Troy had a post office and railroad service
 
Victoria   (Coffee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) from Mossy Grove Village
 - 1895 population of 85 people
 - Victoria had a post office and no railroad service
 
Vidette   (Crenshaw County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) from Mossy Grove Village
 - Vidette had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wingard   (Pike County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Mossy Grove Village
 - Wingard 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 Mossy Grove Village, 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 from Mossy Grove Village. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Mossy Grove Village) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Mossy Grove Village. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mossy Grove Village

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mossy Grove Village. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7335, Longitude: -85.9569     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mossy Grove Village have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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