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1890 Communities Near Pine Crest ...

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

Adger   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the West (W) from Pine Crest
 - Adger had a post office and railroad service
 
Bamford   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Pine Crest
 - Bamford had a post office and no railroad service
 
 - bessemer had a post office and railroad service
 
Blue Creek Junction   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Pine Crest
 - Blue Creek Junction had railroad service and no post office
 
Brickyard Junction   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Pine Crest
 - 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 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Pine Crest
 - Bullard Shoals had railroad service and no post office
 
Chinn   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) from Pine Crest
 - Chinn had railroad service and no post office
 
Collins   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Pine Crest
 - Collins had railroad service and no post office
 
Dolomite   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Pine Crest
 - Dolomite had a post office and no railroad service
 
Duncan   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Pine Crest
 - Duncan had railroad service and no post office
 
Falliston   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Pine Crest
 - Falliston had railroad service and no post office
 
Helena   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Pine Crest
 - 1895 population of 518 people (with 18,264 people in 2015)
 - Helena had a post office and railroad service
 
Hillman   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Pine Crest
 - Hillman had railroad service and no post office
 
Ishkooda   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Pine Crest
 - Ishkooda had a post office and no railroad service
 
McAdory   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) from Pine Crest
 - McAdory had railroad service and no post office
 
McCalla   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Pine Crest
 - 1895 population of 48 people
 - McCalla had a post office and railroad service
 
Morgan   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Pine Crest
 - Morgan had railroad service and no post office
 
Old Jonesboro   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the North (N) from Pine Crest
 - Old Jonesboro had railroad service and no post office
 
Oxmoor   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Pine Crest
 - 1895 population of 556 people
 - Oxmoor had a post office and railroad service
 
Powderly   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Pine Crest
 - Powderly had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sloss   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Pine Crest
 - 1895 population of 265 people
 - Sloss had a post office and railroad service
 
Sumter   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) from Pine Crest
 - Sumter had railroad service and no post office
 
Tacoa   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Pine Crest
 - Tacoa had railroad service and no post office
 
Tannehill   (Tuscaloosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Pine Crest
 - Tannehill had railroad service and no post office
 
Ware   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Pine Crest
 - Ware had railroad service and no post office
 
Woodward Junction   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Pine Crest
 - Woodward Junction had railroad service and no post office
 
Wylam   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Pine Crest
 - Wylam 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 Pine Crest, 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 that starts in Pine Crest. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pine Crest) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pine Crest. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3718, Longitude: -86.9869     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pine Crest have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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