RoadsideThoughs depends on cookies for its operation. Please refer to our Privacy page for details. By closing this banner or continuing to browse RoadsideThoughts, you agree to the use of cookies.

  RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
  Sitemap
     
>> >> >> >>
 
   
 

Walley, Alabama

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Other AL
Communities

 The location of Walley 

Click for Interactive Map

Click for Interactive Map
(Location provided by the GNIS)
 
Click here for an interactive map for Walley
and the surrounding area.
 
 

1890 Communities Near Walley ...

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

Adamsville (MS)   (Greene County (MS)) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Adamsville was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) from Walley
 - Adamsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Avera (MS)   (Greene County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Walley
 - Avera had a post office and no railroad service
 
Calvert   (Mobile County)       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the East (E) from Walley
 - Calvert had a post office and railroad service
 
Chastang   (Mobile County)       [Map]  
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Walley
 - Chastang had a post office and railroad service
 
Chunchula   (Mobile County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Walley
 - 1895 population of 258 people
 - Chunchula had a post office and railroad service
 
Citronelle   (Mobile County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Walley
 - Citronelle had a post office and railroad service
 
Deer Park   (Washington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Walley
 - 1895 population of 60 people
 - Deer Park had a post office and railroad service
 
Escatawpa   (Washington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Walley
 - 1895 population of 103 people
 - Escatawpa had a post office and railroad service
 
Fairford   (Washington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East (E) from Walley
 - Fairford had a post office and no railroad service
 
Henderson (MS)   (Wayne County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 27 miles [43.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Walley
 - Henderson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kittrell (MS)   (Greene County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Walley
 - Kittrell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kushla   (Mobile County)       [Map]  
 - Located 29 miles [46.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Walley
 - Kushla had a post office and railroad service
 
Leaf (MS)   (Greene County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Walley
 - 1895 population of 37 people
 - Leaf had a post office and no railroad service
 
Leakesville (MS)   (Greene County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Walley
 - 1895 population of 56 people (with 880 people in 2015)
 - Leakesville had a post office and no railroad service
 
McIntosh   (Washington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Walley
 - McIntosh had railroad service and no post office
 
Mount Vernon   (Mobile County)       [Map]  
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Walley
 - 1895 population of 179 people (with 1,518 people in 2015)
 - Mount Vernon had a post office and railroad service
 
Oak Grove   (Mobile County)       [Map]  
 - Located 26 miles [41.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Walley
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Oak Grove had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sims Chapel   (Washington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) from Walley
 - Sims Chapel had a post office and no railroad service
 
State Line (MS)   (Greene County (MS))       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) from Walley
 - 1895 population of 275 people (with 556 people in 2015)
 - State Line had a post office and railroad service
 
Sunflower   (Washington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 28 miles [45.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Walley
 - Sunflower had railroad service and no post office
 
Vinegar Bend   (Washington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Walley
 - Vinegar Bend had a post office and no railroad service
 
Yellow Pine   (Washington County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) from Walley
 - Yellow Pine had a post office and railroad service

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Washington County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Washington County: www.washingtoncountyalgov.com

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







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 Walley, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

- Return to Citation

<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from Walley. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Walley) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Walley. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1846, Longitude: -88.4250     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Walley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation



 
 
 
 
 
 

Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 
 

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

Copyright 2016
All Rights Reserved
This page was last modified: 26 Nov 2016
By John Hall