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1890 Communities Near Pinhook ...

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

Addison   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the South Southeast (SSE) from Pinhook
 - Addison had a post office and no railroad service
 
Avoca   (Lawrence County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Avoca was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Pinhook
 - 1895 population of 39 people
 - Avoca had a post office and no railroad service
 
Battleground   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Pinhook
 - Battleground had a post office and no railroad service
 
Camp Spring   (Lawrence County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Camp Spring was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) from Pinhook
 - Camp Spring had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cedar Plains   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) from Pinhook
 - 1895 population of 40 people
 - Cedar Plains had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clifty   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Pinhook
 - Clifty had a post office and no railroad service
 
Concord   (Lawrence County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Pinhook
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Concord had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ellaville   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Pinhook
 - Ellaville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hartselle   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) from Pinhook
 - 1895 population of 596 people (with 14,493 people in 2015)
 - Hartselle had a post office and railroad service
 
Hatton   (Lawrence County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Pinhook
 - Hatton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hillsboro   (Lawrence County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Pinhook
 - 1895 population of 308 people (with 519 people in 2015)
 - Hillsboro had a post office and railroad service
 
Houston   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) from Pinhook
 - 1895 population of 85 people
 - Houston had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jesseton   (Lawrence County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) from Pinhook
 - Jesseton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jones' Chapel   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Pinhook
 - Jones' Chapel had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kinlock   (Lawrence County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Kinlock was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Pinhook
 - 1895 population of 63 people
 - Kinlock had a post office and no railroad service
 
Landersville   (Lawrence County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Pinhook
 - 1895 population of 85 people
 - Landersville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Massey   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) from Pinhook
 - Massey had a post office and no railroad service
 
Moulton   (Lawrence County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Pinhook
 - 1895 population of 426 people (with 3,337 people in 2015)
 - Moulton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Hope   (Lawrence County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Pinhook
 - 1895 population of 226 people
 - Mount Hope had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mountain Home   (Lawrence County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) from Pinhook
 - Mountain Home had a post office and no railroad service
 
Neel   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Pinhook
 - Neel had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nesmith   (Cullman County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Pinhook
 - 1895 population of 50 people
 - Nesmith had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oakville   (Lawrence County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Pinhook
 - 1895 population of 46 people
 - Oakville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pebble   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Pinhook
 - Pebble had a post office and no railroad service
 
Simpson   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Pinhook
 - Simpson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Upshaw   (Winston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Pinhook
 - Upshaw 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 Pinhook, 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 Pinhook. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Pinhook) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pinhook. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4015, Longitude: -87.2503     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pinhook have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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