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1890 Communities Near Stirrat ...

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

Baileysville   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the East Southeast (ESE) from Stirrat
 - Baileysville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bald Knob   (Boone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Stirrat
 - Bald Knob had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bandytown   (Boone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Stirrat
 - Bandytown had a post office and no railroad service
 
Canada (KY)   (Pike County (KY))       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Stirrat
 - Canada had a post office and no railroad service
 
Chapmanville   (Logan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) from Stirrat
 - 1895 population of 72 people (with 1,171 people in 2016)
 - Chapmanville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Christian   (Logan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Stirrat
 - 1895 population of 28 people
 - Christian had a post office and no railroad service
 
Coleman (KY)   (Pike County (KY))       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Stirrat
 - Coleman had a post office and no railroad service
 
Gordon   (Boone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Stirrat
 - Gordon had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hanover   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Stirrat
 - Hanover had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hewett   (Boone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Stirrat
 - 1895 population of 201 people
 - Hewett had a post office and no railroad service
 
Iaeger   (McDowell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Stirrat
 - 1895 population of 51 people (with 267 people in 2016)
 - Iaeger had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jamboree (KY)   (Pike County (KY))       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Stirrat
 - 1895 population of 154 people
 - Jamboree had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jesse   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the East (E) from Stirrat
 - Jesse had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kimper (KY)   (Pike County (KY))       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Stirrat
 - Kimper had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lake   (Logan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Stirrat
 - 1895 population of 21 people
 - Lake had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lincoln   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Stirrat
 - Lincoln had a post office and no railroad service
 
Man   (Logan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) from Stirrat
 - Man had a post office and no railroad service
 
North Spring   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Stirrat
 - 1895 population of 129 people
 - North Spring had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oceana   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East (E) from Stirrat
 - 1895 population of 275 people (with 1,280 people in 2016)
 - Oceana had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oilville   (Logan County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the West (W) from Stirrat
 - Oilville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Paw Paw (KY)   (Pike County (KY))       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Stirrat
 - 1895 population of 200 people
 - Paw Paw had a post office and no railroad service
 
Phelps (KY)   (Pike County (KY))       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Stirrat
 - Phelps had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pilgrim (KY)   (Martin County (KY))       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Stirrat
 - Pilgrim had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pinsonfork (KY)   (Pike County (KY))       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Stirrat
 - Pinsonfork had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rural (KY)   (Pike County (KY))       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) from Stirrat
 - Rural had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sun Hill   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Stirrat
 - Sun Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Van   (Boone County)       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Stirrat
 - Van had a post office and no railroad service
 
Warfield (KY)   (Martin County (KY))       [Map]  
 - Located 24 miles [38.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Stirrat
 - 1895 population of 1,212 people (with 250 people in 2016)
 - Warfield 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 Stirrat, 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 starting in Stirrat. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Stirrat) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stirrat. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7265, Longitude: -82.0023     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Stirrat have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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