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1890 Communities Near Hamer ...

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

  • Alfordsville [Robeson County]
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    • Alfordsville [Robeson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north of Hamer
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Alfordsville had a post office and railroad service
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  • Alma [Robeson County]
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    • Alma [Robeson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the north of Hamer
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 76 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Alma had a post office and railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alma have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Barnesville [Robeson County]
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    • Barnesville [Robeson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the east of Hamer
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 47 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Barnesville had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barnesville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Blenheim [Marlboro County]
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    • Blenheim [Marlboro County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the west of Hamer
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 107 people
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 139 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Blenheim had a post office and no railroad service
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  • Brownsville [Marlboro County]
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    • Brownsville [Marlboro County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the west of Hamer
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 25 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Brownsville had a post office and no railroad service
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  • Clio [Marlboro County]
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    • Clio [Marlboro County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the northwest of Hamer
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 124 people
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 645 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Clio had a post office and no railroad service
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clio<4>
  • Dillon [Dillon County]
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    • Dillon [Dillon County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southwest of Hamer
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 192 people
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,289 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Dillon had a post office and railroad service
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dillon<4>
  • Drake [Marlboro County]
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    • Drake [Marlboro County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the west of Hamer
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Drake had a post office and no railroad service
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    • Echo [Robeson County]
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      • Echo [Robeson County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northeast of Hamer
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Echo had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Echo have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Fork [Dillon County]
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      • Fork [Dillon County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the south of Hamer
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Fork had a post office and no railroad service
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fork<4>
    • Gaddysville [Robeson County]
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      • Gaddysville [Robeson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east of Hamer
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 18 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Gaddysville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gaddysville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Latta [Dillon County]
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      • Latta [Dillon County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Hamer
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 300 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,273 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Latta had a post office and railroad service
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    • Little Rock [Dillon County]
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      • Little Rock [Dillon County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west of Hamer
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 178 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Little Rock had a post office and no railroad service
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    • Lowe [Robeson County]
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      • Lowe [Robeson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Hamer
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Lowe had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lowe have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Maxton [Robeson County]
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      • Maxton [Robeson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the north of Hamer
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 694 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,332 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Maxton had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maxton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • McColl [Marlboro County]
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      • McColl [Marlboro County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the northwest of Hamer
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,943 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, McColl had a post office and railroad service
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    • Moss Neck [Robeson County]
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      • Moss Neck [Robeson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Hamer
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 53 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Moss Neck had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moss Neck have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mullins [Marion County]
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      • Mullins [Marion County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the south of Hamer
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 242 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,139 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Mullins had a post office and railroad service
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    • Nichols [Marion County]
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      • Nichols [Marion County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the southeast of Hamer
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 214 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 329 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Nichols had a post office and railroad service
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nichols<4>
    • Orrum [Robeson County]
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      • Orrum [Robeson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the east of Hamer
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 72 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Orrum had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orrum have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orrum
    • Parnassus [Marlboro County]
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      • Parnassus [Marlboro County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the west of Hamer
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Parnassus had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parnassus have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Pates [Robeson County]
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      • Pates [Robeson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the northeast of Hamer
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Pates had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pates have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pates
    • Pembroke [Robeson County]
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      • Pembroke [Robeson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the northeast of Hamer
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,942 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Pembroke had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pembroke have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pembroke<4>
    • Red Banks [Robeson County]
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      • Red Banks [Robeson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the north of Hamer
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 26 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Red Banks had a post office and railroad service
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    • Rowland [Robeson County]
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      • Rowland [Robeson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Hamer
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 72 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 985 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Rowland had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rowland have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Sellers [Marion County]
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      • Sellers [Marion County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the southwest of Hamer
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 199 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Sellers had a post office and no railroad service
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    • Zion [Marion County]
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      • Zion [Marion County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the south of Hamer
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Zion had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Zion have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Hamer, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hamer) 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 Hamer. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HamerOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hamer. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4784, Longitude: -79.3259    
<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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