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1890 Communities Near Willowbrook ...

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

  • Apple Grove [Louisa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Apple Grove
    • Apple Grove [Louisa County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Willowbrook
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 47 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Apple Grove had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Apple Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Apple Grove
  • Beaverdam [Hanover County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaverdam
    • Beaverdam [Hanover County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Willowbrook
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Beaverdam had railroad service and no post office
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaverdam
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beaverdam<4>
  • Bumpass [Louisa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bumpass
    • Bumpass [Louisa County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the northeast of Willowbrook
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 62 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Bumpass had a post office and railroad service
    • Bumpass has also been known as:
    • Bumpas
    • Bumpass Junction
    • Bumpass Station
    • Bumpass Turnout
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bumpass
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bumpass<4>
  • Cardwell [Goochland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cardwell
    • Cardwell [Goochland County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the south of Willowbrook
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 6 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Cardwell had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cardwell have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cardwell
  • Cedar Point [Goochland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Point
    • Cedar Point [Goochland County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southwest of Willowbrook
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Cedar Point had railroad service and no post office
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Point have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Point
  • Cuckoo [Louisa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cuckoo
    • Cuckoo [Louisa County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the northwest of Willowbrook
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 61 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Cuckoo had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cuckoo
  • Dabneys [Louisa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dabneys
    • Dabneys [Louisa County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south of Willowbrook
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 18 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Dabneys had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dabneys have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dabneys
  • Enon [Goochland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Enon
    • Enon [Goochland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Willowbrook
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Enon had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Enon have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enon
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    • Goodall [Hanover County]
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      • Goodall [Hanover County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the east of Willowbrook
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 16 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Goodall had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goodall have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goodall
    • Gouldin [Hanover County]
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      • Gouldin [Hanover County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southeast of Willowbrook
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 4 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Gouldin had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gouldin have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gouldin
    • Gum Spring [Louisa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gum Spring
      • Gum Spring [Louisa County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southwest of Willowbrook
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 18 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Gum Spring had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gum Spring have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gum Spring
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gum Spring<4>
    • Hadensville [Goochland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hadensville
      • Hadensville [Goochland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west of Willowbrook
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 28 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Hadensville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hadensville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hadensville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hadensville<4>
    • Irwin [Goochland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Irwin
      • Irwin [Goochland County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southwest of Willowbrook
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 43 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Irwin had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irwin have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irwin
    • Jackson [Louisa County]
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      • Jackson [Louisa County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north of Willowbrook
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 18 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Jackson had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jackson have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jackson
    • Johnsons Springs [Goochland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Johnsons Springs
      • Johnsons Springs [Goochland County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southeast of Willowbrook
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 24 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Johnsons Springs had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Johnsons Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnsons Springs
    • Locust Creek [Louisa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Locust Creek
      • Locust Creek [Louisa County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northeast of Willowbrook
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 175 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Locust Creek had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Locust Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Locust Creek
    • Longcreek [Louisa County] - Historic
      • While Longcreek was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Longcreek
      • Longcreek [Louisa County] was located 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north of Willowbrook
      • According to the 1895 Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 29 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Longcreek had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Longcreek have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Mabelton [Hanover County]
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      • Mabelton [Hanover County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east of Willowbrook
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 48 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Mabelton had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mabelton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mabelton
    • Maidens [Goochland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maidens
      • Maidens [Goochland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the south of Willowbrook
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 19 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Maidens had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maidens have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maidens
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maidens<4>
    • Montpelier [Hanover County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montpelier
      • Montpelier [Hanover County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east of Willowbrook
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 27 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Montpelier had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montpelier
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montpelier<4>
    • Oilville [Goochland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oilville
      • Oilville [Goochland County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south of Willowbrook
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 88 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Oilville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oilville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oilville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oilville<4>
    • Orchid [Louisa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orchid
      • Orchid [Louisa County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west of Willowbrook
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Orchid had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orchid have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orchid
    • Perkinsville [Goochland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perkinsville
      • Perkinsville [Goochland County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south of Willowbrook
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 13 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Perkinsville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perkinsville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perkinsville
    • Rockville [Hanover County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockville
      • Rockville [Hanover County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southeast of Willowbrook
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 26 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Rockville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockville<4>
    • Sandy Hook [Goochland County]
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      • Sandy Hook [Goochland County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southwest of Willowbrook
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 4 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Sandy Hook had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandy Hook
    • Tylers [Hanover County]
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      • Tylers [Hanover County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the northeast of Willowbrook
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 52 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Tylers had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tylers
    • Vigor [Louisa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vigor
      • Vigor [Louisa County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Willowbrook
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Vigor had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vigor have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vigor

Mentions & References for Willowbrook

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About Louisa County

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The official website for Louisa County: www.louisacounty.com/

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 Willowbrook, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Willowbrook) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Willowbrook. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WillowbrookOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Willowbrook. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8281, Longitude: -77.8169    
<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.
<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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