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Piney Grove, Alabama
(Lawrence County)

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1890 Communities Near Piney Grove ...

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

Addison   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the South Southwest (SSW) from Piney Grove
 - Addison had a post office and no railroad service
 
Baldwin   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Piney Grove
 - Baldwin had railroad service and no post office
 
Battleground   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) from Piney Grove
 - Battleground had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cedar Plains   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Piney Grove
 - 1895 population of 40 people
 - Cedar Plains had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clifty   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Piney Grove
 - Clifty had a post office and no railroad service
 
Crane Hill   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) from Piney Grove
 - Crane Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cullman   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Piney Grove
 - 1895 population of 1,017 people (with 15,350 people in 2015)
 - Cullman had a post office and railroad service
 
Double Springs   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Piney Grove
 - Double Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ellaville   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Piney Grove
 - Ellaville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Falkville   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Piney Grove
 - Falkville had a post office and railroad service
 
Hartselle   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Piney Grove
 - 1895 population of 596 people (with 14,493 people in 2015)
 - Hartselle had a post office and railroad service
 
Houston   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Piney Grove
 - 1895 population of 85 people
 - Houston had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jesseton   (Lawrence County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Piney Grove
 - Jesseton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jones' Chapel   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Piney Grove
 - Jones' Chapel had a post office and no railroad service
 
Landersville   (Lawrence County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Piney Grove
 - 1895 population of 85 people
 - Landersville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Leesdale   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Piney Grove
 - 1895 population of 153 people
 - Leesdale had a post office and railroad service
 
Logan   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Piney Grove
 - Logan had a post office and no railroad service
 
Massey   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Piney Grove
 - Massey had a post office and no railroad service
 
Moulton   (Lawrence County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Piney Grove
 - 1895 population of 426 people (with 3,337 people in 2015)
 - Moulton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Neel   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Piney Grove
 - Neel had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nesmith   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) from Piney Grove
 - 1895 population of 50 people
 - Nesmith had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oakville   (Lawrence County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Piney Grove
 - 1895 population of 46 people
 - Oakville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Priceville   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Piney Grove
 - 1895 population of 20 people (with 3,179 people in 2015)
 - Priceville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Simpson   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Piney Grove
 - Simpson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Trimble   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Piney Grove
 - Trimble had a post office and no railroad service
 
Upshaw   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Piney Grove
 - Upshaw had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wilhites   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) from Piney Grove
 - Wilhites 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 Piney Grove, 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 starting in Piney Grove. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Piney Grove) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Piney Grove. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3140, Longitude: -87.1147     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Piney Grove have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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