Avera, Mississippi

Greene County


Town incorporated:  

Post office:

Railroads: GM&N

Next Town North- Bothwell


Milepost 16.6

(from McLain)


Next Town South- Herringburg


1932 soil survey map


1964 USGS topo map

HISTORY by Tony Howe: 


J. P. Griffin Lumber Co. 1917-1920

Green Lumber Co. 1920-1925

Turner Lumber Co.  1918-1933









BUSINESSES (per R.G. Dun & Co.)- 

W. W. Avera, general store 1900

Frank Clark, turpentine 1900



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