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Rock Springs Cemetery
(Blount County, Alabama)


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Local Newspapers for the Rock Springs Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Rock Springs Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

Introduction ...

Below are the newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of the Rock Springs Cemetery.

Our newspaper information for the Rock Springs Cemetery is based on data taken from the Chronicling America website. For more information, please see our description of the Chronicling America website.

Hint: When we started searching newspapers, we only looked for obituaries. Eventually we realized that our search was too narrow and there was much that we were missing. Now we include things like around-the-town and gossip columns, birth and death announcements. We have some family members who owned businesses and now we search for articles and advertistments for those businesses. Some family members could have been better behaved and a search of police blotters contained a some surprises.

Newspapers Neighboring the Rock Springs Cemetery ...

The following newspapers were published within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Rock Springs Cemetery. These papers have been grouped by the community in which they were published, with the communities listed in order of their distance from the Rock Springs Cemetery.

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  • Blountsville - 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest
  • Arab - 10 miles [16.1 km] to the north

Published In Blountsville   [Blount County]     [Map]  

Blountsville is located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest of the Rock Springs Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Blountsville. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

Blount County Dispatch   (Published 1887 to 188?)

Blount County News   (Published 187? to 1889)

The Blount Chronicle   (First year 189?, unknown end date)

The Mineral Age   (First year 188?, unknown end date)

The Southern Sun   (First year 1886, unknown end date)

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Blountsville.


Published In Arab   [Marshall County]     [Map]  

Arab is located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the north of the Rock Springs Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Arab. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

The Arab Enterprise   (Published 1948 to 19??)

The Arab Journal   (Published 1957 to 1958)

The Arab News   (Published 193? to the present)

The Arab Tribune   (Published 1958 to the present)

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Arab.

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The official website for Blount County: www.co.blount.al.us/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1690, Longitude: -86.5372     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Rock Springs Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Rock Springs Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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

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