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1890 Communities Near Good Springs ...

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, Good Springs had a post office and no railroad service.

Appleton (TN)   (Lawrence County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the North Northwest (NNW) from Good Springs
 - Appleton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Belew   (Lauderdale County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Belew was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Good Springs
 - Belew had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bethel (TN)   (Giles County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Good Springs
 - 1895 population of 161 people
 - Bethel had a post office and no railroad service
 
Blackburn   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Good Springs
 - Blackburn had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cartwright   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Good Springs
 - Cartwright had a post office and no railroad service
 
Comer   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) from Good Springs
 - Comer had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dustin (TN)   (Lawrence County (TN)) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Dustin was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Good Springs
 - Dustin had a post office and no railroad service
 
Elkmont   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) from Good Springs
 - Elkmont had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fall River (TN)   (Lawrence County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) from Good Springs
 - 1895 population of 24 people
 - Fall River had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gipsy   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Good Springs
 - Gipsy had a post office and no railroad service
 
Goodspring (TN)   (Giles County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Good Springs
 - Goodspring had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hay's Mill   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Good Springs
 - Hay's Mill had railroad service and no post office
 
Lentzville   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Good Springs
 - Lentzville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lesters (TN)   (Giles County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Good Springs
 - 1895 population of 76 people
 - Lesters had a post office and railroad service
 
Lexington   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) from Good Springs
 - 1895 population of 27 people (with 718 people in 2016)
 - Lexington had a post office and no railroad service
 
Marbuts (TN)   (Giles County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Good Springs
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Marbuts had a post office and no railroad service
 
Minor Hill (TN)   (Giles County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Good Springs
 - 1895 population of 31 people (with 519 people in 2016)
 - Minor Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Rozell   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Good Springs
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Mount Rozell had a post office and no railroad service
 
O'Neal   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Good Springs
 - O'Neal had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pettusville   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) from Good Springs
 - 1895 population of 93 people
 - Pettusville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Poplar Creek   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Good Springs
 - Poplar Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ripley   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Good Springs
 - Ripley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rogersville   (Lauderdale County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Good Springs
 - 1895 population of 150 people (with 1,220 people in 2016)
 - Rogersville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Stella (TN)   (Giles County (TN))       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Good Springs
 - Stella had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sugar   (Lauderdale County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Sugar was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Good Springs
 - Sugar had a post office and no railroad service
 
Veto   (Limestone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Good Springs
 - Veto had a post office and no 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 Good Springs, 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' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Good Springs. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Good Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Good Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9473, Longitude: -87.1942     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Good Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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