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Big Springs, Tennessee
Welcome to Big Springs ...
Although we found mention of Big Springs during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Big Springs was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it's a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..
While we are confident that Big Springs was located in Madison County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Big Springs to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Big Springs - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Big Springs, please Contact Us.
A typical abbreviation for Big Springs: Big Spgs. (or less commonly used: Big Spngs. or Big Sprngs.)
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Big Springs might be (or was) located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Big Springs would be found within the (731) area code.
Communities Also Named Big Springs ...
While we believe that this Big Springs is located in Madison County, we know of another 5 Tennessee communities named Big Springs. Those communities are located in the following counties: Blount, Dickson, Hancock, Overton and Rutherford County.
Beyond Tennessee, there are 22 communities that are also named Big Springs - they are located in Alabama (2), Arizona, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Mississippi, Nebraska, New Jersey, Ohio, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Big Springs.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.tn.us/
The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019