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1890 Communities Near Putney ...

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 Putney in the Atlas, the following communities of the 1890's would have been found near the current location of Putney.

  • Ansonia [New Haven County]
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    • Ansonia [New Haven County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north of Putney
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 10,342 people
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,654 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Ansonia had a post office and railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ansonia have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Aspetuck [Fairfield County]
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    • Aspetuck [Fairfield County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the west of Putney
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Aspetuck had a post office and no railroad service
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  • Black Rock [Fairfield County]
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    • Black Rock [Fairfield County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southwest of Putney
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 500 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Black Rock had a post office and no railroad service
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  • Bridgeport [Fairfield County]
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    • Bridgeport [Fairfield County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southwest of Putney
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 48,866 people
    • Estimated population in 2019: 144,399 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Bridgeport had a post office and railroad service
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  • Derby [New Haven County]
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    • Derby [New Haven County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north of Putney
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,339 people
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Derby had railroad service and no post office
    • Former name for Derby:
    • Birmingham
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  • Easton [Fairfield County]
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    • Easton [Fairfield County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west of Putney
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 300 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Easton had a post office and no railroad service
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  • Fairfield [Fairfield County]
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    • Fairfield [Fairfield County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Putney
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 300 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Fairfield had a post office and railroad service
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  • Greenfield Hill [Fairfield County]
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    • Greenfield Hill [Fairfield County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southwest of Putney
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 127 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Greenfield Hill had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenfield Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Huntington [Fairfield County]
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      • Huntington [Fairfield County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest of Putney
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 100 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Huntington had a post office and no railroad service
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    • Long Hill [Fairfield County]
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      • Long Hill [Fairfield County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west of Putney
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 500 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Long Hill had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Long Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Milford [New Haven County]
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      • Milford [New Haven County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east of Putney
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 1,875 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 53,195 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Milford had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milford have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Monroe [Fairfield County]
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      • Monroe [Fairfield County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the northwest of Putney
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 200 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Monroe had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monroe have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Naugatuck Junction [New Haven County]
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      • Naugatuck Junction [New Haven County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the south of Putney
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Naugatuck Junction had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Naugatuck Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • New Haven [New Haven County]
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      • New Haven [New Haven County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the northeast of Putney
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 81,298 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 130,250 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, New Haven had a post office and railroad service
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    • Nichols [Fairfield County]
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      • Nichols [Fairfield County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west of Putney
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 125 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Nichols had a post office and no railroad service
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    • Orange [New Haven County]
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      • Orange [New Haven County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast of Putney
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 300 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Orange had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orange have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Plattsville [Fairfield County]
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      • Plattsville [Fairfield County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west of Putney
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 250 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Plattsville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plattsville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Shelton [Fairfield County]
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      • Shelton [Fairfield County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north of Putney
      • Estimated population in 2019: 41,129 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Shelton had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shelton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shelton<4>
    • Stepney [Fairfield County]
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      • Stepney [Fairfield County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the northwest of Putney
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 83 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Stepney had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stepney have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Stevenson [Fairfield County]
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      • Stevenson [Fairfield County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the north of Putney
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Stevenson had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stevenson have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stevenson<4>
    • Stratford [Fairfield County]
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      • Stratford [Fairfield County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south of Putney
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 750 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Stratford had a post office and railroad service
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    • Trumbull [Fairfield County]
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      • Trumbull [Fairfield County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west of Putney
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 118 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Trumbull had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trumbull have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • West Haven [New Haven County]
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      • West Haven [New Haven County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the east of Putney
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 2,200 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 54,620 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, West Haven had a post office and railroad service
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Haven<4>
    • Westville [New Haven County]
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      • Westville [New Haven County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the northeast of Putney
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 800 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Westville had a post office and no railroad service
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    • White Hills [Fairfield County]
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      • White Hills [Fairfield County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north of Putney
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, White Hills had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Putney, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Putney) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Putney. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2351, Longitude: -73.1118       In this case, the coordinates for Putney 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.
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