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1890 Communities Near Timberlake ...

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, Timberlake had a post office and no railroad service.

  • Ai [Person County]
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    • Ai [Person County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north of Timberlake
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Ai had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ai have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ai
  • Allensville [Person County]
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    • Allensville [Person County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Timberlake
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Allensville had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allensville
  • Bahama [Durham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bahama
    • Bahama [Durham County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Timberlake
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Bahama had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bahama have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bahama
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bahama<4>
  • Berea [Granville County]
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    • Berea [Granville County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the east of Timberlake
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 108 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Berea had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Berea have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berea
  • Bushy Fork [Person County]
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    • Bushy Fork [Person County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west of Timberlake
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 30 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Bushy Fork had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bushy Fork have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bushy Fork
  • Cedar Grove [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Grove
    • Cedar Grove [Orange County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Timberlake
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 18 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Cedar Grove had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Grove
  • Ceffo [Person County]
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    • Ceffo [Person County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Timberlake
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Ceffo had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ceffo have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ceffo
  • Fairntosh [Durham County]
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    • Fairntosh [Durham County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Timberlake
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Fairntosh had railroad service and no post office
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairntosh have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairntosh
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    • Gordonton [Person County]
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      • Gordonton [Person County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west of Timberlake
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Gordonton had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gordonton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gordonton
    • Hurdle Mills [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hurdle Mills
      • Hurdle Mills [Person County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west of Timberlake
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 33 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Hurdle Mills had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hurdle Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hurdle Mills
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hurdle Mills<4>
    • Knap of Reeds [Granville County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Knap of Reeds
      • Knap of Reeds [Granville County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Timberlake
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 46 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Knap of Reeds had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Knap of Reeds have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Knap of Reeds
    • Laws [Orange County]
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      • Laws [Orange County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west of Timberlake
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Laws had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laws have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laws
    • Leasburg [Caswell County]
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      • Leasburg [Caswell County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the northwest of Timberlake
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 118 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Leasburg had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leasburg have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leasburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leasburg<4>
    • Moriah [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moriah
      • Moriah [Person County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east of Timberlake
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Moriah had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moriah
    • Mount Tirzah [Person County]
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      • Mount Tirzah [Person County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east of Timberlake
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 66 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Mount Tirzah had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Tirzah
    • Olive Hill [Person County]
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      • Olive Hill [Person County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the northwest of Timberlake
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 18 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Olive Hill had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Olive Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Olive Hill
    • Prospect Hill [Caswell County]
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      • Prospect Hill [Caswell County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the west of Timberlake
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 83 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Prospect Hill had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prospect Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prospect Hill
    • Red Mountain [Durham County]
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      • Red Mountain [Durham County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast of Timberlake
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 40 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Red Mountain had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Mountain
    • Ridgeville [Caswell County]
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      • Ridgeville [Caswell County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the west of Timberlake
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 29 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Ridgeville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ridgeville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgeville
    • Roseville [Person County]
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      • Roseville [Person County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Timberlake
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Roseville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roseville
    • Rougemont [Durham County]
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      • Rougemont [Durham County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south of Timberlake
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Rougemont had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rougemont have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rougemont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rougemont<4>
    • Roxboro [Person County]
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      • Roxboro [Person County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north of Timberlake
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 421 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,383 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Roxboro had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roxboro have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roxboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roxboro<4>
    • Stem [Granville County]
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      • Stem [Granville County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Timberlake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 474 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Stem had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stem have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stem
    • Surl [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Surl
      • Surl [Person County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast of Timberlake
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Surl had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Surl have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Surl
    • Woodsdale [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodsdale
      • Woodsdale [Person County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the north of Timberlake
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 16 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Woodsdale had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodsdale have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodsdale

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The official website for Person County: www.personcounty.net/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/

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 Timberlake, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Timberlake) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Timberlake. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from TimberlakeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Timberlake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2863, Longitude: -78.9525       In this case, the coordinates for Timberlake have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>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.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 


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