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1890 Communities Near Sawmill Town ...

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

Anita   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles<2> to the West (W) from Sawmill Town
 - Anita had railroad service and no post office
 
Ashby   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Sawmill Town
 - 1895 population of 64 people
 - Ashby had a post office and railroad service
 
Bamford   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Sawmill Town
 - Bamford had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bessemer   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) from Sawmill Town
 - 1895 population of 4,544 people (with 26,730 people in 2015)
 - Bessemer had a post office and railroad service
 
Bibbville   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) from Sawmill Town
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Bibbville had a post office and railroad service
 
Blocton   (Bibb County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Blocton was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Sawmill Town
 - Blocton had a post office and railroad service
 
Boothton   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the West (W) from Sawmill Town
 - Boothton had railroad service and no post office
 
Brierfield   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Sawmill Town
 - 1895 population of 316 people
 - Brierfield had a post office and railroad service
 
Calera   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Sawmill Town
 - 1895 population of 753 people (with 13,213 people in 2015)
 - Calera had a post office and railroad service
 
Chamblee   (Tuscaloosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Sawmill Town
 - Chamblee had railroad service and no post office
 
Dogwood   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Sawmill Town
 - Dogwood had a post office and railroad service
 
Falliston   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Sawmill Town
 - Falliston had railroad service and no post office
 
Giles   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Sawmill Town
 - Giles had railroad service and no post office
 
Green Pond   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Sawmill Town
 - 1895 population of 116 people
 - Green Pond had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gurnee   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) from Sawmill Town
 - 1895 population of 291 people
 - Gurnee had a post office and railroad service
 
Helena   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Sawmill Town
 - 1895 population of 518 people (with 18,264 people in 2015)
 - Helena had a post office and railroad service
 
Longview   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) from Sawmill Town
 - Longview had a post office and railroad service
 
Maylene   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Sawmill Town
 - Maylene had railroad service and no post office
 
McCalla   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Sawmill Town
 - 1895 population of 48 people
 - McCalla had a post office and railroad service
 
Montevallo   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Sawmill Town
 - 1895 population of 572 people (with 6,648 people in 2015)
 - Montevallo had a post office and railroad service
 
Morgan   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Sawmill Town
 - Morgan had railroad service and no post office
 
Siluria   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Sawmill Town
 - 1895 population of 76 people
 - Siluria had a post office and railroad service
 
Tacoa   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Sawmill Town
 - Tacoa had railroad service and no post office
 
Tannehill   (Tuscaloosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Sawmill Town
 - Tannehill had railroad service and no post office
 
Tulse   (Shelby County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Sawmill Town
 - Tulse had railroad service and no post office
 
Woodstock   (Bibb County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Sawmill Town
 - 1895 population of 147 people (with 1,547 people in 2015)
 - Woodstock had a post office and 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 Sawmill Town, 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 starts in Sawmill Town. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Sawmill Town) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Sawmill Town. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sawmill Town

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sawmill Town. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1760, Longitude: -86.9617     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sawmill Town have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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