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1890 Communities Near Wanship ...

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.

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 Wanship had a population of 223 people in 1895 with a post office and railroad service.

Alta   (Salt Lake County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) from Wanship
 - 1895 population of 210 people (with 385 people in 2017)
 - Alta had a post office and railroad service
 
Atkinson   (Summit County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Wanship
 - Atkinson had railroad service and no post office
 
Brighton   (Salt Lake County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Wanship
 - Brighton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Castle Rock   (Summit County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Castle Rock was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Wanship
 - Castle Rock had railroad service and no post office
 
Charleston   (Wasatch County)       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the South (S) from Wanship
 - 1895 population of 101 people (with 478 people in 2017)
 - Charleston had a post office and no railroad service
 
Coalville   (Summit County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) from Wanship
 - 1895 population of 1,166 people (with 1,559 people in 2017)
 - Coalville had a post office and railroad service
 
Cottonwood   (Salt Lake County)       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Wanship
 - Cottonwood had railroad service and no post office
 
Croydon   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Wanship
 - 1895 population of 72 people
 - Croydon had a post office and railroad service
 
Echo   (Summit County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) from Wanship
 - 1895 population of 112 people
 - Echo had a post office and railroad service
 
Emory   (Summit County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Wanship
 - Emory had railroad service and no post office
 
Fort Douglas   (Salt Lake County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West (W) from Wanship
 - Fort Douglas had a post office and no railroad service
 
Heber City   (Wasatch County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South (S) from Wanship
 - 1895 population of 1,538 people (with 15,792 people in 2017)
 - Heber City had a post office and no railroad service
 
Henefer   (Summit County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Wanship
 - 1895 population of 291 people (with 923 people in 2017)
 - Henefer had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hoytsville   (Summit County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Wanship
 - Hoytsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kamas   (Summit County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Wanship
 - 1895 population of 229 people (with 2,176 people in 2017)
 - Kamas had a post office and no railroad service
 
Midway   (Wasatch County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South (S) from Wanship
 - 1895 population of 627 people (with 5,093 people in 2017)
 - Midway had a post office and no railroad service
 
Millcreek   (Salt Lake County)       [Map]  
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Wanship
 - 1895 population of 184 people (with 60,192 people in 2017)
 - Millcreek had a post office and railroad service
 
Morgan   (Morgan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Wanship
 - 1895 population of 333 people (with 4,249 people in 2017)
 - Morgan had a post office and no railroad service
 
Park City   (Summit County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Wanship
 - 1895 population of 2,850 people (with 8,378 people in 2017)
 - Park City had a post office and railroad service
 
Peoa   (Summit County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Wanship
 - 1895 population of 231 people
 - Peoa had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rockport   (Summit County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Rockport was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Wanship
 - 1895 population of 84 people (with 83 people in 1950)
 - Rockport had a post office and no railroad service
 
Salt Lake City   (Salt Lake County)       [Map]  
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the West (W) from Wanship
 - 1895 population of 44,843 people (with 200,544 people in 2017)
 - Salt Lake City had a post office and railroad service
 
Snyderville   (Summit County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Wanship
 - Snyderville had railroad service and no post office
 
Sugar House   (Salt Lake County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Sugar House was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Wanship
 - Sugar House had railroad service and no post office
 
Williams   (Salt Lake County)       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Wanship
 - Williams had railroad service and no post office
 
Woodland   (Summit County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Wanship
 - Woodland had a post office and no railroad service

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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 Wanship, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Wanship. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wanship) 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 Wanship. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wanship

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wanship. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8119, Longitude: -111.4074     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wanship have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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