Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from Ingram Ford. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ingram Ford) to Point B.
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ingram Ford. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9054, Longitude: -87.2659 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Ingram Ford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).