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1890 Communities Near Rosebud ...

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

Adamston   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the South Southeast (SSE) from Rosebud
 - 1895 population of 55 people
 - Adamston had a post office and no railroad service
 
Adamsville   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Rosebud
 - 1895 population of 47 people
 - Adamsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bridgeport   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Rosebud
 - 1895 population of 455 people (with 8,635 people in 2017)
 - Bridgeport had a post office and railroad service
 
Clarksburg   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Rosebud
 - 1895 population of 3,008 people (with 15,621 people in 2017)
 - Clarksburg had a post office and railroad service
 
 - dola had a post office and no railroad service
 
Enterprise   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Rosebud
 - 1895 population of 72 people
 - Enterprise had a post office and railroad service
 
Festus   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Rosebud
 - Festus had a post office and no railroad service
 
Folsom   (Wetzel County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Rosebud
 - Folsom had a post office and no railroad service
 
Glen Falls   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Rosebud
 - Glen Falls had railroad service and no post office
 
Grangeville   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) from Rosebud
 - 1895 population of 50 people
 - Grangeville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jimtown   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Rosebud
 - Jimtown had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lumberport   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) from Rosebud
 - 1895 population of 107 people (with 848 people in 2017)
 - Lumberport had a post office and no railroad service
 
Marshville   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Rosebud
 - 1895 population of 26 people
 - Marshville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Olive   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Rosebud
 - 1895 population of 26 people
 - Olive had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pine Bluff   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Rosebud
 - Pine Bluff had a post office and no railroad service
 
Prospect Valley   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Rosebud
 - 1895 population of 28 people
 - Prospect Valley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Reynoldsville   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Rosebud
 - Reynoldsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Salem   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Rosebud
 - 1895 population of 310 people (with 1,492 people in 2017)
 - Salem had a post office and railroad service
 
Sardis   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) from Rosebud
 - 1895 population of 125 people
 - Sardis had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sedalia   (Doddridge County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) from Rosebud
 - 1895 population of 47 people
 - Sedalia had a post office and no railroad service
 
Shinnston   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Rosebud
 - 1895 population of 403 people (with 2,129 people in 2017)
 - Shinnston had a post office and railroad service
 
Sturms Mill   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Rosebud
 - Sturms Mill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wallace   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Rosebud
 - 1895 population of 49 people
 - Wallace had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wilsonburg   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) from Rosebud
 - 1895 population of 156 people
 - Wilsonburg had a post office and railroad service
 
Wolf Summit   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Rosebud
 - 1895 population of 53 people
 - Wolf Summit had a post office and railroad service
 
Wyatt   (Harrison County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Rosebud
 - Wyatt had a post office and no railroad service

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The Communities of West Virginia

About Harrison County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Harrison County: www.harrisoncountywv.com/

The official website for State of West Virginia: www.wv.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 Rosebud, 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' distance starting from Rosebud. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rosebud) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rosebud. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3676, Longitude: -80.4123     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rosebud have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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