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1890 Communities Near Shiremanstown ...

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 Shiremanstown had a population of 598 people in 1895 with a post office and railroad service. In 2020, Shiremanstown had a population of 1,641 people.

  • Andersontown [York County]
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    • Andersontown [York County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south of Shiremanstown
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 62 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Andersontown had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Andersontown have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Bowmansdale [Cumberland County]
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    • Bowmansdale [Cumberland County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south of Shiremanstown
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 246 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Bowmansdale had a post office and railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bowmansdale have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Brandtsville [Cumberland County]
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    • Brandtsville [Cumberland County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southwest of Shiremanstown
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Brandtsville had a post office and railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brandtsville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Camp Hill [Cumberland County]
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    • Camp Hill [Cumberland County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northeast of Shiremanstown
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 191 people
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,919 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Camp Hill had a post office and no railroad service
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  • Dillsburg Junction [Cumberland County]
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    • Dillsburg Junction [Cumberland County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west of Shiremanstown
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Dillsburg Junction had railroad service and no post office
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dillsburg Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Eberlys Mill [Cumberland County]
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    • Eberlys Mill [Cumberland County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east of Shiremanstown
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 98 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Eberlys Mill had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eberlys Mill have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Enola [Cumberland County]
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    • Enola [Cumberland County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north of Shiremanstown
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Enola had railroad service and no post office
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Enola<4>
  • Good Hope [Cumberland County]
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    • Good Hope [Cumberland County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northwest of Shiremanstown
    • 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
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    • Harrisburg [Dauphin County]
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      • Harrisburg [Dauphin County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast of Shiremanstown
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 39,385 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,322 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Harrisburg had a post office and railroad service
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    • Hogestown [Cumberland County]
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      • Hogestown [Cumberland County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west of Shiremanstown
      • 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
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hogestown have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lewisberry [York County]
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      • Lewisberry [York County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southeast of Shiremanstown
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 170 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 355 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Lewisberry had a post office and no railroad service
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    • Lisburn [Cumberland County]
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      • Lisburn [Cumberland County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast of Shiremanstown
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 200 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Lisburn had a post office and no railroad service
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    • Marsh Run [York County]
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      • Marsh Run [York County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east of Shiremanstown
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Marsh Run had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marsh Run have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County]
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      • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west of Shiremanstown
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 3,691 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,017 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Mechanicsburg had a post office and railroad service
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mechanicsburg<4>
    • Nantilly [Cumberland County]
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      • Nantilly [Cumberland County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south of Shiremanstown
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Nantilly had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nantilly have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • New Cumberland [Cumberland County]
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      • New Cumberland [Cumberland County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east of Shiremanstown
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 754 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,300 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, New Cumberland had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Cumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • New Kingstown [Cumberland County]
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      • New Kingstown [Cumberland County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west of Shiremanstown
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 304 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, New Kingstown had a post office and railroad service
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Kingstown<4>
    • Oberlin [Dauphin County]
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      • Oberlin [Dauphin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east of Shiremanstown
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Oberlin had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oberlin have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Paxtang [Dauphin County]
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      • Paxtang [Dauphin County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east of Shiremanstown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,546 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Paxtang had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paxtang have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Penbrook [Dauphin County]
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      • Penbrook [Dauphin County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Shiremanstown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,976 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Penbrook had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Penbrook have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Progress [Dauphin County]
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      • Progress [Dauphin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northeast of Shiremanstown
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 210 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Progress had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Progress have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Rossmoyne [Cumberland County]
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      • Rossmoyne [Cumberland County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the south of Shiremanstown
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Rossmoyne had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rossmoyne have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Siddonsburg [York County]
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      • Siddonsburg [York County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south of Shiremanstown
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 168 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Siddonsburg had a post office and no railroad service
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    • Steelton [Dauphin County]
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      • Steelton [Dauphin County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east of Shiremanstown
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 9,250 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,957 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Steelton had a post office and railroad service
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Steelton<4>
    • Trindle Springs [Cumberland County]
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      • Trindle Springs [Cumberland County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west of Shiremanstown
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Trindle Springs had a post office and railroad service
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    • Wertzville [Cumberland County]
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      • Wertzville [Cumberland County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Shiremanstown
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Wertzville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wertzville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • West Fairview [Cumberland County]
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      • West Fairview [Cumberland County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Shiremanstown
      • 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
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Fairview have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • White Hill [Cumberland County]
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      • White Hill [Cumberland County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the east of Shiremanstown
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, White Hill had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Williams Grove [Cumberland County]
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      • Williams Grove [Cumberland County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Shiremanstown
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Williams Grove had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williams Grove 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 Shiremanstown, 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 from Point A (ie- Shiremanstown) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Shiremanstown. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ShiremanstownOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shiremanstown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2223, Longitude: -76.9555       In this case, the coordinates for Shiremanstown 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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