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Crows Camp, Alabama

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Welcome to Crows Camp ...

So far, we have found very little information about Crows Camp. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Crows Camp to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Crows Camp, please Contact Us.

Crows Camp would have been located within present day Colbert County.

The location of Crows Camp has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Crows Camp is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Crows Camp was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Crows Camp would have been located in the (256) and (938)<4> area codes.

Communities near Crows Camp ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Iuka   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the Southwest (SW) of Crows Camp

Located in Tishomingo County (MS)

Lutts   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of Crows Camp

Located in Wayne County (TN)

Cherokee   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of Crows Camp

Burnsville   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of Crows Camp

Located in Tishomingo County (MS)

Nixon   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Crows Camp

Located in Hardin County (TN)

Caryton   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Crows Camp

Doubleheads Village   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Crows Camp

Cloverdale   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of Crows Camp

Located in Lauderdale County

Gatesville   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Crows Camp

Green Tree   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Crows Camp

Located in Lauderdale County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Crows Camp.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Crows Camp. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Crows Camp. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Crows Camp.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Crows Camp:

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

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<2>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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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Crows Camp - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Crows Camp) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Crows Camp. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Crows Camp

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crows Camp. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9009, Longitude: -88.0361     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Crows Camp have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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