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1890 Communities Near Spring Mills ...

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 Spring Mills had a population of 79 people in 1895 with a post office and no railroad service.

  • Abell [Charlotte County] - Historic
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Abell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • While Abell was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Abell
    • Abell [Charlotte County] was located 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Spring Mills
    • According to the 1895 Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 22 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Abell had a post office and no railroad service
  • Baileyville [Charlotte County] - Historic
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baileyville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • While Baileyville was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baileyville
    • Baileyville [Charlotte County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Spring Mills
    • According to the 1895 Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 6 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Baileyville had a post office and no railroad service
  • Bocock [Campbell County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bocock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bocock
    • Bocock [Campbell County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Spring Mills
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 47 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Bocock had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bocock
  • Brookneal [Campbell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookneal
    • Brookneal [Campbell County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the south of Spring Mills
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 117 people
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,098 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Brookneal had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookneal
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookneal<4>
  • Chap [Appomattox County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chap have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chap
    • Chap [Appomattox County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Spring Mills
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 42 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Chap had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chap
  • Concord [Campbell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Concord
    • Concord [Campbell County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Spring Mills
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Concord had railroad service and no post office
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Concord
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Concord<4>
  • Evergreen [Appomattox County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Evergreen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Evergreen
    • Evergreen [Appomattox County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Spring Mills
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 57 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Evergreen had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evergreen
  • Gladys [Campbell County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gladys have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gladys
    • Gladys [Campbell County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Spring Mills
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Gladys had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gladys
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gladys<4>
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    • Hat Creek [Campbell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hat Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hat Creek
      • Hat Creek [Campbell County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the south of Spring Mills
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 33 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Hat Creek had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hat Creek
    • Hollywood [Appomattox County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hollywood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hollywood
      • Hollywood [Appomattox County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Spring Mills
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Hollywood had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hollywood
    • Joshua Falls [Amherst County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Joshua Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Joshua Falls
      • Joshua Falls [Amherst County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Spring Mills
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Joshua Falls had railroad service and no post office
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Joshua Falls
    • Madisonville [Charlotte County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madisonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madisonville
      • Madisonville [Charlotte County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Spring Mills
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 45 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Madisonville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madisonville
    • Martins Store [Halifax County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Martins Store have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Martins Store
      • Martins Store [Halifax County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of Spring Mills
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 28 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Martins Store had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martins Store
    • Marysville [Campbell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marysville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marysville
      • Marysville [Campbell County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Spring Mills
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 89 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Marysville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marysville
    • Mount Athos [Campbell County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Athos have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • While Mount Athos was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Athos
      • Mount Athos [Campbell County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Spring Mills
      • According to the 1895 Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 38 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Mount Athos had a post office and no railroad service
    • Mount Zion [Campbell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Zion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Zion
      • Mount Zion [Campbell County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Spring Mills
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 36 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Mount Zion had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Zion
    • Naruna [Campbell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Naruna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Naruna
      • Naruna [Campbell County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Spring Mills
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 26 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Naruna had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Naruna
    • Oakville [Appomattox County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oakville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oakville
      • Oakville [Appomattox County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Spring Mills
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 48 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Oakville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakville
    • Old Pilot [Appomattox County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Old Pilot have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • While Old Pilot was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Old Pilot
      • Old Pilot [Appomattox County] was located 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Spring Mills
      • According to the 1895 Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 2 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Old Pilot had a post office and no railroad service
    • Pamplin City [Appomattox County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pamplin City
      • Pamplin City [Appomattox County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Spring Mills
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 294 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 228 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Pamplin City had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pamplin City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pamplin City<4>
    • Rough Creek [Charlotte County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rough Creek
      • Rough Creek [Charlotte County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Spring Mills
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 72 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Rough Creek had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rough Creek
    • Rustburg [Campbell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rustburg
      • Rustburg [Campbell County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the west of Spring Mills
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 352 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Rustburg had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rustburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rustburg<4>
    • Stapleton [Amherst County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stapleton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stapleton
      • Stapleton [Amherst County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Spring Mills
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Stapleton had railroad service and no post office
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stapleton
    • Terryville [Charlotte County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Terryville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Terryville
      • Terryville [Charlotte County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of Spring Mills
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 7 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Terryville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Terryville
    • Winfall [Campbell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winfall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winfall
      • Winfall [Campbell County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of Spring Mills
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 24 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Winfall had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winfall
    • Yellow Branch [Campbell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yellow Branch have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yellow Branch
      • Yellow Branch [Campbell County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Spring Mills
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Yellow Branch had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yellow Branch

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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 Spring Mills, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>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.
<3>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- Spring Mills) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spring Mills. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2451, Longitude: -78.9192       In this case, the coordinates for Spring Mills have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
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