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
     
>> >> >> >>
 
   
 

Waterhouse, Alabama

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

 The location of Waterhouse 

Click for Interactive Map

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

1890 Communities Near Waterhouse ...

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>


The Rand McNally Atlas shows that in 1895, Waterhouse had a post office and no railroad service.

Alexis   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) from Waterhouse
 - 1895 population of 46 people
 - Alexis had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bomar   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Waterhouse
 - Bomar had a post office and no railroad service
 
Broomtown   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) from Waterhouse
 - 1895 population of 30 people
 - Broomtown had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cave Spring (GA)   (Floyd County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Waterhouse
 - 1895 population of 952 people (with 1,175 people in 2015)
 - Cave Spring had a post office and railroad service
 
Cedar Bluff   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) from Waterhouse
 - 1895 population of 194 people (with 1,802 people in 2015)
 - Cedar Bluff had a post office and railroad service
 
Cedar Springs   (Cherokee County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Cedar Springs was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) from Waterhouse
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Cedar Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Centre   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Waterhouse
 - 1895 population of 347 people (with 3,570 people in 2015)
 - Centre had a post office and no railroad service
 
Chattoogaville (GA)   (Chattooga County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Waterhouse
 - 1895 population of 36 people
 - Chattoogaville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Coosa (GA)   (Floyd County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Waterhouse
 - 1895 population of 28 people
 - Coosa had a post office and railroad service
 
Early (GA)   (Floyd County (GA)) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Early was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Waterhouse
 - Early had a post office and railroad service
 
Farill   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) from Waterhouse
 - Farill had a post office and railroad service
 
Forney   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) from Waterhouse
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Forney had a post office and no railroad service
 
Foster Mills (GA)   (Floyd County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Waterhouse
 - Foster Mills had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fullerton   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) from Waterhouse
 - Fullerton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gaylesville   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Waterhouse
 - 1895 population of 210 people (with 144 people in 2015)
 - Gaylesville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Grantville   (Cherokee County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Grantville was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) from Waterhouse
 - Grantville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hurley   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Waterhouse
 - Hurley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Key   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Waterhouse
 - 1895 population of 39 people
 - Key had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kirk's Grove   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Waterhouse
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Kirk's Grove had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lavender (GA)   (Floyd County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Waterhouse
 - Lavender had a post office and railroad service
 
Lawrence   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Waterhouse
 - Lawrence had a post office and railroad service
 
Livingston (GA)   (Floyd County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from Waterhouse
 - 1895 population of 33 people
 - Livingston had a post office and no railroad service
 
Melson (GA)   (Floyd County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Waterhouse
 - Melson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Moshat   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Waterhouse
 - Moshat had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Hope (GA)   (Floyd County (GA)) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Mount Hope was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Waterhouse
 - Mount Hope had a post office and no railroad service
 
Noah   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Waterhouse
 - Noah had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oreburg (GA)   (Floyd County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Waterhouse
 - Oreburg had a post office and railroad service
 
Ringgold   (Cherokee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Waterhouse
 - Ringgold had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sterling   (Cherokee County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Sterling was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Waterhouse
 - 1895 population of 124 people
 - Sterling had a post office and no railroad service
 
Vans Valley (GA)   (Floyd County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Waterhouse
 - Vans Valley had a post office and no railroad service

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Alabama

About Cherokee County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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 Waterhouse, 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Waterhouse. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Waterhouse) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Waterhouse. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2056, Longitude: -85.4891     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Waterhouse 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