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1890 Communities Near Chevaux De Frise ...

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>

While we didn't find Chevaux De Frise in the Atlas, the following communities of the 1890's would have been found near the current location of Chevaux De Frise.

Auburn   (Ritchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the East Southeast (ESE) from Chevaux De Frise
 - 1895 population of 200 people (with 92 people in 2016)
 - Auburn had a post office and no railroad service
 
Berea   (Ritchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Chevaux De Frise
 - 1895 population of 150 people
 - Berea had a post office and no railroad service
 
Briggs (OH)   (Washington County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) from Chevaux De Frise
 - Briggs had a post office and railroad service
 
Burnt House   (Ritchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Chevaux De Frise
 - Burnt House had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cairo   (Ritchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Chevaux De Frise
 - 1895 population of 425 people (with 267 people in 2016)
 - Cairo had a post office and railroad service
 
Cantwell   (Ritchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Chevaux De Frise
 - Cantwell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cokeleys   (Ritchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) from Chevaux De Frise
 - Cokeleys had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cornwallis   (Ritchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Chevaux De Frise
 - 1895 population of 75 people
 - Cornwallis had a post office and railroad service
 
Duckworth   (Doddridge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Chevaux De Frise
 - Duckworth had railroad service and no post office
 
Ellenboro   (Ritchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Chevaux De Frise
 - 1895 population of 250 people (with 346 people in 2016)
 - Ellenboro had a post office and railroad service
 
Finch   (Ritchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Chevaux De Frise
 - 1895 population of 50 people
 - Finch had a post office and no railroad service
 
Freed   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Chevaux De Frise
 - Freed had a post office and no railroad service
 
Goffs   (Ritchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) from Chevaux De Frise
 - 1895 population of 26 people
 - Goffs had a post office and no railroad service
 
Greenwood   (Doddridge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Chevaux De Frise
 - 1895 population of 148 people
 - Greenwood had a post office and railroad service
 
Harrisville   (Ritchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Chevaux De Frise
 - 1895 population of 361 people (with 1,750 people in 2016)
 - Harrisville had railroad service and no post office
 
Hartley   (Ritchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Chevaux De Frise
 - Hartley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hazelgreen   (Ritchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Chevaux De Frise
 - 1895 population of 4 people
 - Hazelgreen had a post office and no railroad service
 
Highland   (Ritchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) from Chevaux De Frise
 - 1895 population of 26 people
 - Highland had a post office and no railroad service
 
Holbrook   (Ritchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from Chevaux De Frise
 - 1895 population of 139 people
 - Holbrook had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lawford   (Ritchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Chevaux De Frise
 - Lawford had a post office and no railroad service
 
League   (Ritchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Chevaux De Frise
 - League had a post office and no railroad service
 
Newberne   (Gilmer County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Chevaux De Frise
 - 1895 population of 32 people
 - Newberne had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nobe   (Calhoun County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) from Chevaux De Frise
 - Nobe had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oxbow   (Ritchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Chevaux De Frise
 - Oxbow had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oxford   (Doddridge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Chevaux De Frise
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Oxford had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pennsboro   (Ritchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Chevaux De Frise
 - 1895 population of 570 people (with 1,067 people in 2016)
 - Pennsboro had a post office and railroad service
 
Pullman   (Ritchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Chevaux De Frise
 - 1895 population of 72 people (with 142 people in 2016)
 - Pullman had a post office and no railroad service
 
Smithville   (Ritchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Chevaux De Frise
 - 1895 population of 154 people
 - Smithville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Toll Gate   (Ritchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Chevaux De Frise
 - 1895 population of 32 people
 - Toll Gate had a post office and railroad service
 
White Oak   (Ritchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Chevaux De Frise
 - White Oak 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 Chevaux De Frise, 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 from Chevaux De Frise. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Chevaux De Frise) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chevaux De Frise. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.1562, Longitude: -81.0187     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Chevaux De Frise have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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