Benmore, Mississippi

Perry County

Population: 

Town incorporated:  no

Post office: Sept. 20, 1913 to June 15, 1925

Railroads: MJ&KC- NOM&C- GM&N- GM&O

 

Next Town North- Hintonville

Milepost 74.9

(from Mobile)

Next Town South- Carmichael

1922 soil survey map

1947 USGS topo map

HISTORY by Tony Howe: 

Benmore was the sawmill town owned by Canal Lumber Co. and was named for the owner of the lumber company, B. D. Moore. 

INDUSTRY -

Canal Lumber Co.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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