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1890 Communities Near Galeyville ...

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>

While we didn't find Galeyville in the Atlas, the following communities of the 1890's would have been found near the current location of Galeyville.

  • Dos Cabezas [Cochise County] - Historic
    • While Dos Cabezas was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dos Cabezas
    • Dos Cabezas [Cochise County] was located 27 miles [43.5 km]<2> to the northwest of Galeyville
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Dos Cabezas had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dos Cabezas have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Fort Bowie [Cochise County] - Historic
    • While Fort Bowie was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Bowie
    • Fort Bowie [Cochise County] was located 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the northwest of Galeyville
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Fort Bowie had a post office and no railroad service
  • Olga [Cochise County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olga
    • Olga [Cochise County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<2> to the north of Galeyville
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Olga had railroad service and no post office
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Olga have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Olga
  • San Simon [Cochise County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for San Simon
    • San Simon [Cochise County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the north of Galeyville
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 29 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, San Simon had railroad service and no post office
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on San Simon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for San Simon<4>
  • Steins [Hidalgo County] - Historic
    • While Steins was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Steins
    • Steins [Hidalgo County] was located 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the northeast of Galeyville
    • According to the 1895 Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 35 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Steins had a post office and railroad service
    • Former names for Steins:
    • Doubtful Canyon
    • Stein's Pass

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The official website for State of Arizona: https://az.gov/

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 Galeyville, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Galeyville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Galeyville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9504, Longitude: -109.2184       In this case, the coordinates for Galeyville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>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.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 


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