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1890 Communities Near Brandywine ...

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 Brandywine had a population of 16 people in 1895 with a post office and no railroad service.

Brushy Run   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the North (N) from Brandywine
 - 1895 population of 42 people
 - Brushy Run had a post office and no railroad service
 
Circleville   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Brandywine
 - 1895 population of 82 people
 - Circleville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clover Hill (VA)   (Rockingham County (VA))       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Brandywine
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Clover Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Criders (VA)   (Rockingham County (VA))       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Brandywine
 - Criders had a post office and no railroad service
 
Deer Run   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) from Brandywine
 - 1895 population of 176 people
 - Deer Run had a post office and no railroad service
 
Doe Hill (VA)   (Highland County (VA))       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Brandywine
 - 1895 population of 81 people
 - Doe Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dry Run   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) from Brandywine
 - 1895 population of 32 people
 - Dry Run had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fort Seybert   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Brandywine
 - 1895 population of 26 people
 - Fort Seybert had a post office and no railroad service
 
Franklin   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Brandywine
 - 1895 population of 325 people (with 652 people in 2017)
 - Franklin had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fulks Run (VA)   (Rockingham County (VA))       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) from Brandywine
 - 1895 population of 47 people
 - Fulks Run had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hinton (VA)   (Rockingham County (VA))       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Brandywine
 - 1895 population of 28 people
 - Hinton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kline   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) from Brandywine
 - Kline had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lilly (VA)   (Rockingham County (VA))       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Brandywine
 - 1895 population of 22 people
 - Lilly had a post office and no railroad service
 
Macksville   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Brandywine
 - 1895 population of 22 people
 - Macksville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Clinton (VA)   (Rockingham County (VA))       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Brandywine
 - 1895 population of 225 people
 - Mount Clinton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oak Flat   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Brandywine
 - 1895 population of 16 people
 - Oak Flat had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ottobine (VA)   (Rockingham County (VA))       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Brandywine
 - 1895 population of 12 people
 - Ottobine had a post office and no railroad service
 
Palo Alto (VA)   (Highland County (VA))       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Brandywine
 - Palo Alto had a post office and no railroad service
 
Peru   (Hardy County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Brandywine
 - 1895 population of 21 people
 - Peru had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rawley Springs (VA)   (Rockingham County (VA))       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Brandywine
 - 1895 population of 38 people
 - Rawley Springs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ruddle   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Brandywine
 - 1895 population of 12 people
 - Ruddle had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sangerville (VA)   (Augusta County (VA))       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Brandywine
 - 1895 population of 175 people
 - Sangerville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Seemly   (Grant County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Seemly was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Brandywine
 - 1895 population of 12 people
 - Seemly had a post office and no railroad service
 
Singers Glen (VA)   (Rockingham County (VA))       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Brandywine
 - 1895 population of 12 people
 - Singers Glen had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sugar Grove   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Brandywine
 - 1895 population of 43 people
 - Sugar Grove had a post office and no railroad service
 
Upper Tract   (Pendleton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) from Brandywine
 - 1895 population of 28 people
 - Upper Tract 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 Brandywine, 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 starting from Brandywine. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Brandywine) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brandywine. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6248, Longitude: -79.2448     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Brandywine have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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