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The location of Chana Creek

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1890 Communities Near Chana Creek ...

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

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Agricola   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) from Chana Creek
 - Agricola had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Buyck   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Chana Creek
 - Buyck had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Central   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Chana Creek
 - Central had a post office and no railroad service
 
Chehaw   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Chana Creek
 - Chehaw had railroad service and no post office
 
Church Hill   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) from Chana Creek
 - Church Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Dadeville   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Chana Creek
 - 1895 population of 873 people (with 3,128 people in 2016)
 - Dadeville had a post office and railroad service
 
Dexter   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) from Chana Creek
 - Dexter had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Eclectic   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Chana Creek
 - 1895 population of 150 people (with 1,026 people in 2016)
 - Eclectic had a post office and no railroad service
 
Equality   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Chana Creek
 - Equality had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Franklin   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Chana Creek
 - Franklin had railroad service and no post office
 
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Good Hope   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Chana Creek
 - 1895 population of 83 people
 - Good Hope had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Holtville   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) from Chana Creek
 - Holtville had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Island Home   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Chana Creek
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Island Home had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Jordan   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) from Chana Creek
 - Jordan had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Kent   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) from Chana Creek
 - Kent had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kowaliga   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) from Chana Creek
 - 1895 population of 52 people
 - Kowaliga had a post office and no railroad service
 
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La Place   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Chana Creek
 - 1895 population of 85 people
 - La Place had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Mary   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Chana Creek
 - Mary had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Meigs   (Montgomery County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Chana Creek
 - 1895 population of 139 people
 - Mount Meigs had a post office and railroad service
 
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Nixburg   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Chana Creek
 - 1895 population of 97 people
 - Nixburg had a post office and no railroad service
 
Notasulga   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Chana Creek
 - 1895 population of 332 people (with 850 people in 2016)
 - Notasulga had a post office and railroad service
 
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Pentonville   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Chana Creek
 - Pentonville had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Roxana   (Lee County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Chana Creek
 - Roxana had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Shorter   (Macon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) from Chana Creek
 - Shorter had railroad service and no post office
 
Speed   (Coosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Chana Creek
 - Speed had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Tallassee   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Chana Creek
 - 1895 population of 1,413 people (with 4,759 people in 2016)
 - Tallassee had a post office and no railroad service
 
Thornton   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Chana Creek
 - Thornton had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Walnut Hill   (Tallapoosa County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Chana Creek
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Walnut Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ware   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Chana Creek
 - 1895 population of 82 people
 - Ware had a post office and no railroad service
 
Weoka   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Chana Creek
 - Weoka had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wetumpka   (Elmore County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Chana Creek
 - 1895 population of 619 people (with 8,219 people in 2016)
 - Wetumpka had a post office and 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 Chana Creek, 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 'straight-line' distance that begins in Chana Creek. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Chana Creek) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chana Creek. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6210, Longitude: -85.9883     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Chana Creek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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