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1890 Communities Near Tallwood Acres ...

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

Athalia (OH)   (Lawrence County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the North (N) from Tallwood Acres
 - 1895 population of 199 people (with 361 people in 2017)
 - Athalia had a post office and no railroad service
 
Barboursville   (Cabell County)       [Map]  
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) from Tallwood Acres
 - 1895 population of 452 people (with 4,217 people in 2017)
 - Barboursville had a post office and railroad service
 
Bartram   (Wayne County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Bartram was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) from Tallwood Acres
 - 1895 population of 72 people
 - Bartram had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bartramville (OH)   (Lawrence County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Tallwood Acres
 - Bartramville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bowen   (Wayne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) from Tallwood Acres
 - 1895 population of 76 people
 - Bowen had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bradrick (OH)   (Lawrence County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Tallwood Acres
 - 1895 population of 63 people
 - Bradrick had a post office and no railroad service
 
Cox Landing   (Cabell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Tallwood Acres
 - 1895 population of 26 people
 - Cox Landing had a post office and railroad service
 
Dickson   (Wayne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Tallwood Acres
 - Dickson had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dobbston (OH)   (Lawrence County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Tallwood Acres
 - 1895 population of 37 people
 - Dobbston had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fudges Creek   (Cabell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) from Tallwood Acres
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Fudges Creek had a post office and no railroad service
 
Green Bottom   (Cabell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Tallwood Acres
 - 1895 population of 45 people
 - Green Bottom had a post office and railroad service
 
Guyandotte   (Cabell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) from Tallwood Acres
 - 1895 population of 1,502 people
 - Guyandotte had a post office and railroad service
 
Hodges   (Cabell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Tallwood Acres
 - Hodges had a post office and no railroad service
 
Howell (OH)   (Lawrence County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) from Tallwood Acres
 - Howell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Huntington   (Cabell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) from Tallwood Acres
 - 1895 population of 10,108 people (with 47,079 people in 2017)
 - Huntington had a post office and railroad service
 
Lesage   (Cabell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) from Tallwood Acres
 - 1895 population of 9 people
 - Lesage had railroad service and no post office
 
Milton   (Cabell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) from Tallwood Acres
 - 1895 population of 548 people (with 2,612 people in 2017)
 - Milton had a post office and railroad service
 
Ona   (Cabell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) from Tallwood Acres
 - 1895 population of 86 people
 - Ona had a post office and railroad service
 
Platform (OH)   (Lawrence County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) from Tallwood Acres
 - Platform had a post office and no railroad service
 
Proctorville (OH)   (Lawrence County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Tallwood Acres
 - 1895 population of 480 people (with 550 people in 2017)
 - Proctorville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rockwood (OH)   (Lawrence County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) from Tallwood Acres
 - 1895 population of 99 people
 - Rockwood had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sarah   (Cabell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Tallwood Acres
 - Sarah had a post office and no railroad service
 
Shoals   (Wayne County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Tallwood Acres
 - Shoals had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sybene (OH)   (Lawrence County (OH))       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) from Tallwood Acres
 - Sybene had a post office and no railroad service
 
 - wilson had railroad service and no post office

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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 Tallwood Acres, 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 beginning in Tallwood Acres. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Tallwood Acres) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tallwood Acres. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4220, Longitude: -82.3213     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tallwood Acres have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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