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1890 Communities Near Alabama Fork ...

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

  • Athens [Limestone County]
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    • Athens [Limestone County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south of Alabama Fork
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 940 people
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,643 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Athens had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athens
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Athens<3>
  • Bethel [Giles County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethel
    • Bethel [Giles County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Alabama Fork
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 161 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Bethel had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethel have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethel
  • Blackburn [Limestone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blackburn
    • Blackburn [Limestone County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Alabama Fork
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Blackburn had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blackburn have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blackburn
  • Caro [Limestone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caro
    • Caro [Limestone County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Alabama Fork
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Caro had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Caro have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caro
  • Cartwright [Limestone County]
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    • Cartwright [Limestone County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west of Alabama Fork
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Cartwright had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cartwright have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cartwright
  • Cash Point [Lincoln County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cash Point
    • Cash Point [Lincoln County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the northeast of Alabama Fork
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Cash Point had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cash Point
  • Cluttsville [Madison County]
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    • Cluttsville [Madison County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the east of Alabama Fork
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 66 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Cluttsville had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cluttsville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cluttsville
  • Elkmont [Limestone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elkmont
    • Elkmont [Limestone County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north of Alabama Fork
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 528 people
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Elkmont had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elkmont have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elkmont
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elkmont<3>
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    • Elkmont Springs [Giles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elkmont Springs
      • Elkmont Springs [Giles County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the northeast of Alabama Fork
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Elkmont Springs had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elkmont Springs
    • Estaville [Limestone County] - Historic
      • While Estaville was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Estaville
      • Estaville [Limestone County] was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the northeast of Alabama Fork
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Estaville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Estaville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Gipsy [Limestone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gipsy
      • Gipsy [Limestone County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Alabama Fork
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Gipsy had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gipsy have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gipsy
    • Good Springs [Limestone County]
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      • Good Springs [Limestone County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the northwest of Alabama Fork
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Good Springs had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Good Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Good Springs
    • Greenbrier [Limestone County]
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      • Greenbrier [Limestone County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Alabama Fork
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 49 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Greenbrier had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenbrier have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenbrier
    • Harris Station [Limestone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harris Station
      • Harris Station [Limestone County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the south of Alabama Fork
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Harris Station had railroad service and no post office
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    • Hay's Mill [Limestone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hay's Mill
      • Hay's Mill [Limestone County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the north of Alabama Fork
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Hay's Mill had railroad service and no post office
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hay's Mill
    • Jeff [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jeff
      • Jeff [Madison County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the east of Alabama Fork
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Jeff had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jeff have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jeff
    • Lentzville [Limestone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lentzville
      • Lentzville [Limestone County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west of Alabama Fork
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Lentzville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lentzville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lentzville
    • Mount Rozell [Limestone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Rozell
      • Mount Rozell [Limestone County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Alabama Fork
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 18 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Mount Rozell had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Rozell have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Rozell
    • O'Neal [Limestone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for O'Neal
      • O'Neal [Limestone County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west of Alabama Fork
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, O'Neal had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for O'Neal have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on O'Neal
    • Pettusville [Limestone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pettusville
      • Pettusville [Limestone County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the north of Alabama Fork
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 93 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Pettusville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pettusville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pettusville
    • Poplar Creek [Limestone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poplar Creek
      • Poplar Creek [Limestone County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Alabama Fork
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Poplar Creek had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poplar Creek
    • Ripley [Limestone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ripley
      • Ripley [Limestone County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southwest of Alabama Fork
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Ripley had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ripley
    • Sand Spring [Limestone County] - Historic
      • While Sand Spring was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sand Spring
      • Sand Spring [Limestone County] was located 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Alabama Fork
      • According to the 1895 Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 28 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Sand Spring had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sand Spring have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Stella [Giles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stella
      • Stella [Giles County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the northwest of Alabama Fork
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Stella had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stella
    • Veto [Limestone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Veto
      • Veto [Limestone County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the north of Alabama Fork
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Veto had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Veto have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Veto
    • Wooley Springs [Limestone County] - Historic
      • While Wooley Springs was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wooley Springs
      • Wooley Springs [Limestone County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the east of Alabama Fork
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Wooley Springs had a post office and no railroad service

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The official website for Limestone County: www.co.limestone.al.us/

The official website for State of Alabama: https://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 Alabama Fork, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alabama Fork) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alabama Fork. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8515, Longitude: -86.9739       In this case, the coordinates for Alabama Fork have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.




 

 

 


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