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1890 Communities Near War Eagle ...

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

Baileysville   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) from War Eagle
 - Baileysville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bearwallow (VA)   (Buchanan County (VA))       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from War Eagle
 - 1895 population of 18 people
 - Bearwallow had a post office and no railroad service
 
Big Rock (VA)   (Buchanan County (VA))       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) from War Eagle
 - Big Rock had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bradshaw   (McDowell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from War Eagle
 - Bradshaw had a post office and no railroad service
 
Canada (KY)   (Pike County (KY))       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from War Eagle
 - Canada had a post office and no railroad service
 
Christian   (Logan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from War Eagle
 - 1895 population of 28 people
 - Christian had a post office and no railroad service
 
Coleman (KY)   (Pike County (KY))       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from War Eagle
 - Coleman had a post office and no railroad service
 
Grundy (VA)   (Buchanan County (VA))       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from War Eagle
 - 1895 population of 125 people (with 929 people in 2017)
 - Grundy had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hanover   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from War Eagle
 - Hanover had a post office and no railroad service
 
Iaeger   (McDowell County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from War Eagle
 - 1895 population of 51 people (with 255 people in 2017)
 - Iaeger had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jamboree (KY)   (Pike County (KY))       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) from War Eagle
 - 1895 population of 154 people
 - Jamboree had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jesse   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from War Eagle
 - Jesse had a post office and no railroad service
 
Kimper (KY)   (Pike County (KY))       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West (W) from War Eagle
 - Kimper had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lincoln   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from War Eagle
 - Lincoln had a post office and no railroad service
 
Man   (Logan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from War Eagle
 - Man had a post office and no railroad service
 
Mouthcard (KY)   (Pike County (KY))       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from War Eagle
 - Mouthcard had a post office and no railroad service
 
North Spring   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from War Eagle
 - 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 Northeast (ENE) from War Eagle
 - 1895 population of 275 people (with 1,245 people in 2017)
 - Oceana had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oilville   (Logan County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from War Eagle
 - Oilville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Paw Paw (KY)   (Pike County (KY))       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from War Eagle
 - 1895 population of 200 people
 - Paw Paw had a post office and no railroad service
 
Phelps (KY)   (Pike County (KY))       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) from War Eagle
 - Phelps had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pineville   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East (E) from War Eagle
 - 1895 population of 53 people (with 599 people in 2017)
 - Pineville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pinsonfork (KY)   (Pike County (KY))       [Map]  
 - Located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) from War Eagle
 - Pinsonfork had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rock View   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from War Eagle
 - 1895 population of 22 people
 - Rock View had a post office and no railroad service
 
Shack Mills (VA)   (Buchanan County (VA))       [Map]  
 - Located 23 miles [37 km] to the South (S) from War Eagle
 - 1895 population of 21 people
 - Shack Mills had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sun Hill   (Wyoming County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from War Eagle
 - Sun Hill 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 War Eagle, 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 War Eagle. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- War Eagle) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in War Eagle. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.5284, Longitude: -81.9440     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for War Eagle have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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