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1890 Communities Near Snow Hill ...

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 Snow Hill had a population of 37 people in 1895 with a post office and no railroad service.

Albion   (Nicholas County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Albion was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the West Northwest (WNW) from Snow Hill
 - Albion had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clifftop   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Snow Hill
 - Clifftop had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clifty   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) from Snow Hill
 - Clifty had a post office and no railroad service
 
Deitz   (Fayette County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Deitz was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) from Snow Hill
 - 1895 population of 6 people
 - Deitz had a post office and no railroad service
 
Duo   (Greenbrier County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Snow Hill
 - Duo had a post office and no railroad service
 
Elliot   (Fayette County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Elliot was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Snow Hill
 - Elliot had a post office and no railroad service
 
Enon   (Nicholas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Snow Hill
 - 1895 population of 25 people
 - Enon had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fowler Knob   (Nicholas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Snow Hill
 - 1895 population of 223 people
 - Fowler Knob had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hominy Falls   (Nicholas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) from Snow Hill
 - Hominy Falls had a post office and no railroad service
 
Keslers Cross Lanes   (Nicholas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Snow Hill
 - 1895 population of 59 people
 - Keslers Cross Lanes had a post office and no railroad service
 
Leander   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Snow Hill
 - Leander had a post office and no railroad service
 
Leivasy   (Nicholas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Snow Hill
 - 1895 population of 28 people
 - Leivasy had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lile   (Greenbrier County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from Snow Hill
 - Lile had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lookout   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Snow Hill
 - 1895 population of 37 people
 - Lookout had a post office and no railroad service
 
Maywood   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) from Snow Hill
 - Maywood had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Lookout   (Nicholas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Snow Hill
 - Mount Lookout had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mount Nebo   (Nicholas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Snow Hill
 - Mount Nebo had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nutterville   (Greenbrier County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Snow Hill
 - Nutterville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ophelia   (Nicholas County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Ophelia was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Snow Hill
 - Ophelia had a post office and no railroad service
 
Persinger   (Nicholas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) from Snow Hill
 - 1895 population of 26 people
 - Persinger had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pool   (Nicholas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Snow Hill
 - Pool had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ravenseye   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Snow Hill
 - 1895 population of 21 people
 - Ravenseye had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rupert   (Greenbrier County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Snow Hill
 - Rupert had a post office and no railroad service
 
Russellville   (Fayette County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Snow Hill
 - 1895 population of 22 people
 - Russellville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Zela   (Nicholas County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Snow Hill
 - 1895 population of 7 people
 - Zela 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 Snow Hill, 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 Snow Hill. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Snow Hill) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Snow Hill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1354, Longitude: -80.7815     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Snow Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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