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1890 Communities Near Tyrone ...

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

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Bald Hill (PA)   (Greene County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 57 people
 - Bald Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bowlby   (Monongalia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Tyrone
 - Bowlby had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bruceton Mills   (Preston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 221 people (with 87 people in 2016)
 - Bruceton Mills had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Cassville   (Monongalia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) from Tyrone
 - Cassville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clinton Furnace   (Monongalia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 17 people
 - Clinton Furnace had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Dellslow   (Monongalia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Tyrone
 - Dellslow had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dilliner (PA)   (Greene County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Tyrone
 - Dilliner had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dunkard (PA)   (Greene County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 93 people
 - Dunkard had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Easton   (Monongalia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 142 people
 - Easton had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Gladesville   (Preston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 102 people
 - Gladesville had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Halleck   (Monongalia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 48 people
 - Halleck had a post office and no railroad service
 
Haydentown (PA)   (Fayette County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Tyrone
 - Haydentown had a post office and no railroad service
 
Herring   (Preston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Tyrone
 - Herring had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hudson   (Preston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Tyrone
 - Hudson had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Laurel Point   (Monongalia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 60 people
 - Laurel Point had a post office and no railroad service
 
Little Falls   (Monongalia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Tyrone
 - Little Falls had a post office and railroad service
 
Lowsville   (Monongalia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 50 people
 - Lowsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Maidsville   (Monongalia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 48 people
 - Maidsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Masontown   (Preston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 146 people (with 548 people in 2016)
 - Masontown had a post office and no railroad service
 
Morgantown   (Monongalia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 1,011 people (with 30,855 people in 2016)
 - Morgantown had a post office and railroad service
 
Morris Crossroads (PA)   (Fayette County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 162 people
 - Morris Crossroads had a post office and no railroad service
 
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New Geneva (PA)   (Fayette County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 299 people
 - New Geneva had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Old Frame (PA)   (Fayette County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 23 people
 - Old Frame had a post office and no railroad service
 
Opekiska   (Monongalia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Opekiska had a post office and railroad service
 
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Pisgah   (Preston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Pisgah had a post office and no railroad service
 
Point Marion (PA)   (Fayette County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 462 people (with 1,126 people in 2016)
 - Point Marion had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Randall   (Monongalia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 46 people
 - Randall had a post office and no railroad service
 
Reedsville   (Preston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 53 people (with 596 people in 2016)
 - Reedsville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rockville   (Preston County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 21 people
 - Rockville had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Stewartstown   (Monongalia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Stewartstown had a post office and no railroad service
 
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Uffington   (Monongalia County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 36 people
 - Uffington had a post office and railroad service
 
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Wiley (PA)   (Greene County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Tyrone
 - 1895 population of 121 people
 - Wiley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Winstead (PA)   (Fayette County (PA))       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Tyrone
 - Winstead 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 Tyrone, 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 beginning in Tyrone. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Tyrone) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tyrone. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6395, Longitude: -79.8587     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tyrone have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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