Trickem, Lowndes County, Alabama

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Trickem, Alabama
Unincorporated community
Trickem, Alabama is located in Alabama
Trickem, Alabama
Trickem, Alabama
Location within the state of Alabama
Trickem, Alabama is located in the US
Trickem, Alabama
Trickem, Alabama
Trickem, Alabama (the US)
Coordinates: 32°16′25″N 86°44′49″W / 32.27361°N 86.74694°W / 32.27361; -86.74694Coordinates: 32°16′25″N 86°44′49″W / 32.27361°N 86.74694°W / 32.27361; -86.74694
CountryUnited States
StateAlabama
CountyLowndes
Elevation210 ft (60 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)334

Trickem is an unincorporated community in Lowndes County, Alabama, United States.[1]

History[edit]

A post office called Trickem was established in 1891, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1903.[2] Trickem has been noted for its unusual place name.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Trickem, Lowndes County, Alabama
  2. ^ "Lowndes County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 8 October 2014.
  3. ^ Thompson, George E. (1 July 2009). You Live Where?: Interesting and Unusual Facts about where We Live. iUniverse. p. 3. ISBN 978-1-4401-3421-0.