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Welcome to Darkey Springs ...
Darkey Springs is located in White County<1>.
A typical abbreviation for Darkey Springs: Darkey Spgs. (or less commonly used: Darkey Spngs. or Darkey Sprngs.)
Darkey Springs is 970 feet [296 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Darkey Springs lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Darkey Springs (for example, toward Lakemont Heights), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Darkey Springs is within the boundaries of the (931) area code.
Communities near Darkey Springs ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Darkey Springs.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Darkey Springs. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Darkey Springs.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Darkey Springs. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Darkey Springs.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Darkey Springs. See our Newspapers Page for Darkey Springs.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Darkey Springs ...
Looking for more information about Darkey Springs? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Darkey Springs, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Darkey Springs.
Adding Darkey Springs to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Darkey Springs in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention that we've found for Darkey Springs was the List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<6> From that list, the Darkey Springs post office opened in 1871.
We also found Darkey Springs on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Tennessee (1888).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Darkey Springs.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 27 Mar 2023