By browsing RoadsideThoughts, you acknowledge our use of cookies. Please refer to our Privacy page for details.

  RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     
 

Stevensburg, West Virginia

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Other WV
Communities

1890 Communities Near Stevensburg ...

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

Amblersburg   (Preston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) from Stevensburg
 - 1895 population of 26 people
 - Amblersburg had a post office and railroad service
 
Austen   (Preston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) from Stevensburg
 - 1895 population of 269 people
 - Austen had a post office and railroad service
 
Auvil   (Tucker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Stevensburg
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Auvil had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cecil   (Taylor County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) from Stevensburg
 - 1895 population of 32 people
 - Cecil had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clemtown   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Stevensburg
 - Clemtown had a post office and no railroad service
 
Etam   (Preston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Stevensburg
 - Etam had a post office and no railroad service
 
Evansville   (Preston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Stevensburg
 - 1895 population of 175 people
 - Evansville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fellowsville   (Preston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Stevensburg
 - 1895 population of 182 people
 - Fellowsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hannahsville   (Tucker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Stevensburg
 - 1895 population of 22 people
 - Hannahsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Howesville   (Preston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Stevensburg
 - 1895 population of 28 people
 - Howesville had a post office and railroad service
 
Independence   (Preston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Stevensburg
 - 1895 population of 273 people
 - Independence had a post office and railroad service
 
Irontown   (Taylor County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Stevensburg
 - 1895 population of 22 people
 - Irontown had a post office and railroad service
 
Jessop   (Preston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Stevensburg
 - Jessop had railroad service and no post office
 
Kasson   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Stevensburg
 - 1895 population of 40 people
 - Kasson had a post office and railroad service
 
Knottsville   (Taylor County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) from Stevensburg
 - 1895 population of 164 people
 - Knottsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Macomber   (Preston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Stevensburg
 - 1895 population of 43 people
 - Macomber had a post office and no railroad service
 
Marquess   (Preston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) from Stevensburg
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Marquess had a post office and no railroad service
 
Nestorville   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Stevensburg
 - 1895 population of 125 people
 - Nestorville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Newburg   (Preston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Stevensburg
 - 1895 population of 778 people (with 319 people in 2017)
 - Newburg had a post office and railroad service
 
Rowlesburg   (Preston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Stevensburg
 - 1895 population of 560 people (with 577 people in 2017)
 - Rowlesburg had a post office and railroad service
 
Saint George   (Tucker County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Stevensburg
 - 1895 population of 316 people
 - Saint George had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sinclair   (Preston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Stevensburg
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Sinclair had a post office and no railroad service
 
Texas   (Tucker County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Texas was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) from Stevensburg
 - Texas had a post office and no railroad service
 
Thornton   (Taylor County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Stevensburg
 - 1895 population of 115 people
 - Thornton had a post office and railroad service
 
Tunnelton   (Preston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Stevensburg
 - 1895 population of 172 people (with 298 people in 2017)
 - Tunnelton had a post office and railroad service
 
Valley Furnace   (Barbour County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Stevensburg
 - 1895 population of 12 people
 - Valley Furnace had a post office and no railroad service
 
West End   (Preston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Stevensburg
 - West End had railroad service and no post office

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in West Virginia

About Preston County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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 Stevensburg, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

- Return to Citation

<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Stevensburg. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Stevensburg) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stevensburg. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3009, Longitude: -79.7956     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Stevensburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation



 
 
 
 
 
 

Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 
 

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

Copyright 2016
All Rights Reserved
This page was last modified: 16 Jul 2018
By John Hall