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1890 Communities Near Cove ...

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 in 1895, Cove had railroad service and no post office.

  • Benvenue [Dauphin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Benvenue have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Benvenue
    • Benvenue [Dauphin County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the northwest of Cove
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 164 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Benvenue had railroad service and no post office
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benvenue
  • Camp Hill [Cumberland County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Camp Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Camp Hill
    • Camp Hill [Cumberland County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the south of Cove
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 191 people
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,905 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Camp Hill had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camp Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camp Hill<4>
  • Dauphin [Dauphin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dauphin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dauphin
    • Dauphin [Dauphin County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the northeast of Cove
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 740 people
    • Estimated population in 2019: 801 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Dauphin had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dauphin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dauphin<4>
  • Dellville [Perry County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dellville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dellville
    • Dellville [Perry County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of Cove
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 69 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Dellville had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dellville
  • Duncannon [Perry County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duncannon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duncannon
    • Duncannon [Perry County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the northwest of Cove
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 1,074 people
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,489 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Duncannon had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duncannon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Duncannon<4>
  • Ellendale Forge [Dauphin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellendale Forge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellendale Forge
    • Ellendale Forge [Dauphin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Cove
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 45 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Ellendale Forge had railroad service and no post office
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellendale Forge
  • Enola [Cumberland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Enola
    • Enola [Cumberland County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southeast of Cove
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Enola had railroad service and no post office
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enola
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Enola<4>
  • Fort Hunter [Dauphin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Hunter have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Hunter
    • Fort Hunter [Dauphin County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the east of Cove
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 312 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Fort Hunter had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Hunter
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    • Good Hope [Cumberland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Good Hope have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Good Hope
      • Good Hope [Cumberland County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Cove
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 36 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Good Hope had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Good Hope
    • Halifax [Dauphin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Halifax have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Halifax
      • Halifax [Dauphin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Cove
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 515 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 887 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Halifax had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Halifax
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Halifax<4>
    • Harrisburg [Dauphin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrisburg
      • Harrisburg [Dauphin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Cove
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 39,385 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 49,271 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Harrisburg had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrisburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrisburg<4>
    • Hogestown [Cumberland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hogestown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hogestown
      • Hogestown [Cumberland County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the south of Cove
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 342 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Hogestown had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hogestown
    • Keystone [Perry County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Keystone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Keystone
      • Keystone [Perry County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Cove
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 304 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Keystone had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Keystone
    • Losh Run [Perry County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Losh Run have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Losh Run
      • Losh Run [Perry County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Cove
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Losh Run had railroad service and no post office
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Losh Run
    • Lucknow [Dauphin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lucknow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lucknow
      • Lucknow [Dauphin County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the east of Cove
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Lucknow had railroad service and no post office
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lucknow
    • Marysville [Perry 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 [Perry County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the east of Cove
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 1,115 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,559 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Marysville had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marysville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marysville<4>
    • New Buffalo [Perry County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Buffalo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Buffalo
      • New Buffalo [Perry County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Cove
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 220 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 127 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, New Buffalo had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Buffalo
    • Penbrook [Dauphin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Penbrook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Penbrook
      • Penbrook [Dauphin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Cove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,985 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Penbrook had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Penbrook
    • Perdix [Perry County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perdix have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perdix
      • Perdix [Perry County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the east of Cove
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Perdix had railroad service and no post office
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perdix
    • Rockville [Dauphin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockville
      • Rockville [Dauphin County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Cove
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Rockville had railroad service and no post office
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockville
    • Stone Glen [Dauphin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stone Glen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stone Glen
      • Stone Glen [Dauphin County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northeast of Cove
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Stone Glen had railroad service and no post office
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stone Glen
    • Waynesville [Dauphin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waynesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waynesville
      • Waynesville [Dauphin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Cove
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Waynesville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waynesville
    • Wertzville [Cumberland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wertzville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wertzville
      • Wertzville [Cumberland County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Cove
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Wertzville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wertzville
    • West Fairview [Cumberland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Fairview have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Fairview
      • West Fairview [Cumberland County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Cove
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 1,137 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, West Fairview had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Fairview
    • White Spring [Dauphin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Spring have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Spring
      • White Spring [Dauphin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Cove
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, White Spring had railroad service and no post office
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Spring

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Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Perry County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Perry County: www.perryco.org/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.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 Cove, 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cove) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3548, Longitude: -76.9778       In this case, the coordinates for Cove have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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