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1890 Communities Near Pleasant Grove Estates ...

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

Adamsville   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the North (N) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - Adamsville had a post office and railroad service
 
Bessemer   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - 1895 population of 4,544 people (with 26,730 people in 2015)
 - Bessemer had a post office and railroad service
 
Birmingham   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - 1895 population of 26,178 people (with 212,461 people in 2015)
 - Birmingham had a post office and railroad service
 
Blossburg   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - 1895 population of 692 people
 - Blossburg had a post office and no railroad service
 
Blue Creek Junction   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - Blue Creek Junction had railroad service and no post office
 
Brickyard Junction   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - 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 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - Bullard Shoals had railroad service and no post office
 
Chinn   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - Chinn had railroad service and no post office
 
Collins   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - Collins had railroad service and no post office
 
Dolomite   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the South (S) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - Dolomite had a post office and no railroad service
 
Duncan   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - Duncan had railroad service and no post office
 
Ensley   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - Ensley had a post office and railroad service
 
Hillman   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - Hillman had railroad service and no post office
 
Ishkooda   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - Ishkooda had a post office and no railroad service
 
McAdory   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - McAdory had railroad service and no post office
 
North Birmingham   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - North Birmingham had railroad service and no post office
 
Old Jonesboro   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - Old Jonesboro had railroad service and no post office
 
Oxmoor   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - 1895 population of 556 people
 - Oxmoor had a post office and railroad service
 
Powderly   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - Powderly had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pratt Mines   (Jefferson County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Pratt Mines was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - 1895 population of 1,946 people
 - Pratt Mines had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sandusky   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - Sandusky had a post office and no railroad service
 
Short Creek   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - Short Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sloss   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - 1895 population of 265 people
 - Sloss had a post office and railroad service
 
Spaulding   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - Spaulding had a post office and railroad service
 
Thomas   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - Thomas had a post office and railroad service
 
Ware   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - Ware had railroad service and no post office
 
Woodward Junction   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - Woodward Junction had railroad service and no post office
 
Wylam   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Pleasant Grove Estates
 - 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 Pleasant Grove Estates, 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 that begins in Pleasant Grove Estates. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pleasant Grove Estates) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pleasant Grove Estates. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4901, Longitude: -86.9592     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pleasant Grove Estates have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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