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1890 Communities Near Nunnally Ford ...

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

Bamford   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) from Nunnally Ford
 - Bamford had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bessemer   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Nunnally Ford
 - 1895 population of 4,544 people (with 26,730 people in 2015)
 - Bessemer had a post office and railroad service
 
Blue Creek Junction   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Nunnally Ford
 - Blue Creek Junction had railroad service and no post office
 
Brickyard Junction   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Nunnally Ford
 - Brickyard Junction had railroad service and no post office
 
Bullard Shoals   (Jefferson County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Bullard Shoals was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Nunnally Ford
 - Bullard Shoals had railroad service and no post office
 
Collins   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Nunnally Ford
 - Collins had railroad service and no post office
 
Duncan   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) from Nunnally Ford
 - Duncan had railroad service and no post office
 
Falliston   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) from Nunnally Ford
 - Falliston had railroad service and no post office
 
Gurnee   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Nunnally Ford
 - 1895 population of 291 people
 - Gurnee had a post office and railroad service
 
Helena   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the South (S) from Nunnally Ford
 - 1895 population of 518 people (with 18,264 people in 2015)
 - Helena had a post office and railroad service
 
Hillman   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Nunnally Ford
 - Hillman had railroad service and no post office
 
Ishkooda   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) from Nunnally Ford
 - Ishkooda had a post office and no railroad service
 
Longview   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Nunnally Ford
 - Longview had a post office and railroad service
 
Maylene   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) from Nunnally Ford
 - Maylene had railroad service and no post office
 
McAdory   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Nunnally Ford
 - McAdory had railroad service and no post office
 
McCalla   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Nunnally Ford
 - 1895 population of 48 people
 - McCalla had a post office and railroad service
 
Morgan   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Nunnally Ford
 - Morgan had railroad service and no post office
 
Old Jonesboro   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Nunnally Ford
 - Old Jonesboro had railroad service and no post office
 
Oxmoor   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) from Nunnally Ford
 - 1895 population of 556 people
 - Oxmoor had a post office and railroad service
 
Pelham   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) from Nunnally Ford
 - 1895 population of 111 people (with 22,885 people in 2015)
 - Pelham had a post office and railroad service
 
Powderly   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) from Nunnally Ford
 - Powderly had a post office and no railroad service
 
Siluria   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Nunnally Ford
 - 1895 population of 76 people
 - Siluria had a post office and railroad service
 
Sloss   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Nunnally Ford
 - 1895 population of 265 people
 - Sloss had a post office and railroad service
 
Spaulding   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) from Nunnally Ford
 - Spaulding had a post office and railroad service
 
Tacoa   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) from Nunnally Ford
 - Tacoa had railroad service and no post office
 
Tulse   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Nunnally Ford
 - Tulse had railroad service and no post office
 
Ware   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) from Nunnally Ford
 - Ware had railroad service and no post office
 
Woodward Junction   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Nunnally Ford
 - Woodward Junction 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 Nunnally Ford, 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 from Nunnally Ford. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Nunnally Ford) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nunnally Ford. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3126, Longitude: -86.8672     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Nunnally Ford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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