Beaver Mills, Alabama

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Beaver Mills
Ghost town
Beaver Mills is located in Alabama
Beaver Mills
Beaver Mills
Location within Alabama
Coordinates: 30°58′11″N 88°14′05″W / 30.96972°N 88.23472°W / 30.96972; -88.23472Coordinates: 30°58′11″N 88°14′05″W / 30.96972°N 88.23472°W / 30.96972; -88.23472 
Country United States
State Alabama
County Mobile
Elevation 98 ft (30 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 251
GNIS ID 149608[1]

Beaver Mills, also known as Beaver Meadow, is a ghost town in Mobile County, Alabama, United States, near U.S. Route 45, south of Citronelle. It was the site of a paper mill that was also used as a uniform depot during the American Civil War.[2] A post office operated under the name Beaver Meadow from 1890 to 1906.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Beaver Mills". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ "Beaver Mills". ghosttowns.com. Retrieved 26 November 2008. 
  3. ^ "Mobile County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 16 March 2015. 

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