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1890 Communities Near Pine Hills ...

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

Alaska   (Fayette County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Alaska was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) from Pine Hills
 - Alaska had railroad service and no post office
 
Cirtsville   (Raleigh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Pine Hills
 - Cirtsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Claremont   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Pine Hills
 - Claremont had a post office and railroad service
 
Clear Creek   (Raleigh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Pine Hills
 - 1895 population of 11 people
 - Clear Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Crow   (Raleigh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Pine Hills
 - Crow had a post office and no railroad service
 
Daniels   (Raleigh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Pine Hills
 - 1895 population of 26 people
 - Daniels had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dimmock   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Pine Hills
 - Dimmock had railroad service and no post office
 
Dry Creek   (Raleigh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Pine Hills
 - 1895 population of 22 people
 - Dry Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Glade   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) from Pine Hills
 - Glade had railroad service and no post office
 
Grandview   (Raleigh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from Pine Hills
 - Grandview had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lester   (Raleigh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Pine Hills
 - 1895 population of 11 people (with 323 people in 2017)
 - Lester had a post office and no railroad service
 
Matville   (Raleigh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Pine Hills
 - 1895 population of 9 people
 - Matville had a post office and no railroad service
 
McKendree   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Pine Hills
 - 1895 population of 40 people
 - McKendree had railroad service and no post office
 
Mossy   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Pine Hills
 - Mossy had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Hope   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Pine Hills
 - Mount Hope had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oak Hill   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Pine Hills
 - 1895 population of 98 people (with 8,338 people in 2017)
 - Oak Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pemberton   (Raleigh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) from Pine Hills
 - 1895 population of 13 people
 - Pemberton had a post office and no railroad service
 
Prince   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Pine Hills
 - Prince had a post office and railroad service
 
Prosperity   (Raleigh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Pine Hills
 - 1895 population of 56 people
 - Prosperity had a post office and no railroad service
 
Quinnimont   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Pine Hills
 - 1895 population of 600 people
 - Quinnimont had a post office and railroad service
 
Redbird   (Raleigh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) from Pine Hills
 - Redbird had a post office and no railroad service
 
Roseville   (Fayette County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Roseville was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Pine Hills
 - Roseville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rush Run   (Fayette County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Rush Run was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Pine Hills
 - Rush Run had a post office and no railroad service
 
Shady Spring   (Raleigh County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Pine Hills
 - 1895 population of 13 people
 - Shady Spring had a post office and no railroad service
 
Thurmond   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Pine Hills
 - Thurmond had a post office and 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 Pine Hills, 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 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Pine Hills. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pine Hills) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pine Hills. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8090, Longitude: -81.2190     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pine Hills have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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