RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Stearnes, Virginia

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other VA
Communities













1890 Communities Near Stearnes ...

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

  • Arvonia [Buckingham County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arvonia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arvonia
    • Arvonia [Buckingham County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the west of Stearnes
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 67 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Arvonia had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arvonia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arvonia<4>
  • Ashby [Cumberland County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashby have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashby
    • Ashby [Cumberland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Stearnes
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 19 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Ashby had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashby
  • Boswell [Cumberland County] - Historic
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boswell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • While Boswell was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boswell
    • Boswell [Cumberland County] was located less than 2 miles<3> to the southeast of Stearnes
    • According to the 1895 Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 28 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Boswell had a post office and no railroad service
  • Bremo Bluff [Fluvanna County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bremo Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bremo Bluff
    • Bremo Bluff [Fluvanna County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the west of Stearnes
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 72 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Bremo Bluff had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bremo Bluff
  • Bridgeport [Buckingham County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridgeport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bridgeport
    • Bridgeport [Buckingham County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the west of Stearnes
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Bridgeport had railroad service and no post office
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgeport
  • Bula [Goochland County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bula have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bula
    • Bula [Goochland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Stearnes
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 95 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Bula had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bula
  • Bush Park [Cumberland County] - Historic
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bush Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • While Bush Park was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bush Park
    • Bush Park [Cumberland County] was located 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Stearnes
    • According to the 1895 Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 15 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Bush Park had a post office and no railroad service
  • Caledonia [Goochland County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Caledonia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caledonia
    • Caledonia [Goochland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Stearnes
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 22 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Caledonia had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caledonia
  • Continue List ...
    • Carysbrook [Fluvanna County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carysbrook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carysbrook
      • Carysbrook [Fluvanna County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Stearnes
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Carysbrook had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carysbrook
    • Columbia [Fluvanna County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbia
      • Columbia [Fluvanna County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northeast of Stearnes
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 239 people
      • Estimated population in 2016: 80 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Columbia had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbia<4>
    • Cremona [Cumberland County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cremona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • While Cremona was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cremona
      • Cremona [Cumberland County] was located 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Stearnes
      • According to the 1895 Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 7 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Cremona had a post office and no railroad service
    • Elk Hill [Goochland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elk Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elk Hill
      • Elk Hill [Goochland County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Stearnes
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 83 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Elk Hill had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elk Hill
    • Fife [Goochland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fife have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fife
      • Fife [Goochland County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Stearnes
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 26 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Fife had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fife
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fife<4>
    • Fork Union [Fluvanna County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fork Union
      • Fork Union [Fluvanna County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the north of Stearnes
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 61 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Fork Union had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fork Union
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fork Union<4>
    • Gilliamsville [Buckingham County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gilliamsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gilliamsville
      • Gilliamsville [Buckingham County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the southwest of Stearnes
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 27 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Gilliamsville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gilliamsville
    • Gold Hill [Buckingham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gold Hill
      • Gold Hill [Buckingham County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Stearnes
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 27 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Gold Hill had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gold Hill
    • Gravel Hill [Buckingham County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gravel Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gravel Hill
      • Gravel Hill [Buckingham County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Stearnes
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 37 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Gravel Hill had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gravel Hill
    • Hardware [Fluvanna County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hardware have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hardware
      • Hardware [Fluvanna County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of Stearnes
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Hardware had railroad service and no post office
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hardware
    • Lawford [Buckingham County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lawford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lawford
      • Lawford [Buckingham County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Stearnes
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 12 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Lawford had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawford
    • New Canton [Buckingham County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Canton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Canton
      • New Canton [Buckingham County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the west of Stearnes
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 175 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, New Canton had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Canton
    • Oak Forest [Cumberland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Forest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Forest
      • Oak Forest [Cumberland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Stearnes
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 14 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Oak Forest had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Forest
    • Palmyra [Fluvanna County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palmyra have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palmyra
      • Palmyra [Fluvanna County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the north of Stearnes
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 125 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Palmyra had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palmyra
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Palmyra<4>
    • Pemberton [Goochland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pemberton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pemberton
      • Pemberton [Goochland County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Stearnes
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 26 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Pemberton had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pemberton
    • Stage Junction [Fluvanna County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stage Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stage Junction
      • Stage Junction [Fluvanna County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Stearnes
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Stage Junction had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stage Junction
    • Stokes [Goochland County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stokes have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • While Stokes was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stokes
      • Stokes [Goochland County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Stearnes
      • According to the 1895 Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 27 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Stokes had a post office and railroad service
    • Tally [Cumberland County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tally have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • While Tally was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tally
      • Tally [Cumberland County] was located 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the south of Stearnes
      • According to the 1895 Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 26 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Tally had a post office and no railroad service
    • Trenton Mills [Cumberland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trenton Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trenton Mills
      • Trenton Mills [Cumberland County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the south of Stearnes
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 18 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Trenton Mills had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trenton Mills
    • Wilmington [Fluvanna County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilmington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilmington
      • Wilmington [Fluvanna County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Stearnes
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 29 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Wilmington had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilmington

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Virginia

About Fluvanna County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Fluvanna County: www.co.fluvanna.va.us/

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stearnes. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7004, Longitude: -78.2389       In this case, the coordinates for Stearnes 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.




 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2020
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 21 Sep 2020