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1890 Communities Near Two Branch Ferry ...

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

Adamsville   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) from Two Branch Ferry
 - Adamsville had a post office and railroad service
 
Adger   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Two Branch Ferry
 - Adger had a post office and railroad service
 
Blossburg   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Two Branch Ferry
 - 1895 population of 692 people
 - Blossburg had a post office and no railroad service
 
Blue Creek Junction   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Two Branch Ferry
 - Blue Creek 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 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Two Branch Ferry
 - Bullard Shoals had railroad service and no post office
 
Cardiff   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Two Branch Ferry
 - 1895 population of 203 people (with 54 people in 2015)
 - Cardiff had a post office and railroad service
 
Chinn   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Two Branch Ferry
 - Chinn had railroad service and no post office
 
Collins   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Two Branch Ferry
 - Collins had railroad service and no post office
 
Cordova   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) from Two Branch Ferry
 - 1895 population of 86 people (with 2,028 people in 2015)
 - Cordova had a post office and railroad service
 
Dolomite   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Two Branch Ferry
 - Dolomite had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dora   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Two Branch Ferry
 - Dora had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ezra   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Two Branch Ferry
 - Ezra had a post office and no railroad service
 
Linn Crossing   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Two Branch Ferry
 - Linn Crossing had a post office and no railroad service
 
McAdory   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Two Branch Ferry
 - McAdory had railroad service and no post office
 
Old Jonesboro   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Two Branch Ferry
 - Old Jonesboro had railroad service and no post office
 
Parrish   (Walker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Two Branch Ferry
 - Parrish had a post office and railroad service
 
Porter   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Two Branch Ferry
 - Porter 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 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) from Two Branch Ferry
 - 1895 population of 1,946 people
 - Pratt Mines had a post office and no railroad service
 
Robbins Crossroads   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Two Branch Ferry
 - 1895 population of 75 people
 - Robbins Crossroads had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sandusky   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) from Two Branch Ferry
 - Sandusky had a post office and no railroad service
 
Short Creek   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) from Two Branch Ferry
 - Short Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sumter   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Two Branch Ferry
 - Sumter had railroad service and no post office
 
Toadvine   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Two Branch Ferry
 - 1895 population of 82 people
 - Toadvine had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wiley   (Tuscaloosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) from Two Branch Ferry
 - Wiley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wylam   (Jefferson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Two Branch Ferry
 - 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 Two Branch Ferry, 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 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Two Branch Ferry. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Two Branch Ferry) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Two Branch Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5571, Longitude: -87.1856     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Two Branch Ferry have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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