Cotton Plant, Mississippi

Tippah County

Population: 30 in 1900

Town incorporated:  

Post office: 1-9-1840 to 2-22-1957

Railroads: G&SI- G&C- MJ&KC- NOM&C- GM&N- GM&O

Next Town North- Blue Mountain

 

Milepost 331.0 in 1905

Milepost 332.2 in 1924

(from Mobile)

 

Next Town South- Gale

 

1912 soil survey map

1955 USGS topo map

HISTORY by Tony Howe: 

INDUSTRY (per Dun & Bradstreet)-

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BUSINESSES (per R.G. Dun & Co.)- 

Cotton Plant Gin Co. 1900

T. R. Dansby, general store 1873-74

A. A. Graham & Co., general store 1900

Guyton & Bro.- 1875

Henderson & Co.- general store 1874

B. C. J. McAllister, general store 1873-74-75-76

R. H. Patterson & Co., general store 1900

 

 

 

 

 

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