Sandy Hook

Sandy Hook is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in , , United States. Its population was 188 as of the 2010 census.During John Brown's 1859 raid on Harpers Ferry, just 3 miles to the west, a special train that had carried soldiers was parked at Sandy Hook, and it carried the telegraph that reporters used to send out voluminous stories.

Notable Places in the Area

Railway station
is a railway station in . Photo: Acroterion, CC BY-SA 3.0.

St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church in occupies a prominent location on the heights above Harpers Ferry. Photo: John Picken, CC BY 2.0.

was a rock formation in the in . Photo: Pubdog, Public domain.

, sometimes referred to as Loudoun Mountain, is the first peak of the Blue Ridge Mountain south of the in and . is situated 2 miles southwest of Sandy Hook. Photo: Arbogastlw, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is an unincorporated village in , near , .

, population 286 at the 2010 census, is a historic town in , , United States, in the lower . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

is an unincorporated community located in the southern tip of , , United States, near the north shore of the . is situated 1½ miles east of Sandy Hook.

Sandy Hook

39.3262° or 39° 19' 34.3" north
-77.7115° or 77° 42' 41.6" west
272 feet (83 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 158345846
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Sandy Hook
  • Dutch: Sandy Hook
  • English: Sandy Hook, Maryland
  • French: Sandy Hook
  • German: Sandy Hook
  • Italian: Sandy Hook
  • Persian: اسندی هوک، مریلند
  • Polish: Sandy Hook (Maryland)
  • Polish: Sandy Hook
  • Serbian: Санди Хук
  • Serbo-Croatian: Sandy Hook, Maryland
  • Serbo-Croatian: Sandy Hook
  • South Azerbaijani: سندی هوک، مریلند
  • Spanish: Sandy Hook
  • Ukrainian: Санді-Гук
  • Keep Trieste
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