Crawford, Mississippi

Lowndes County

Population:  in 1900

                    in 1910

                   in 1920

Town incorporated:  1-26-1854

Post office: Crawfordsville- 4-3-1852 to 5-11-1861

                                            12-11-1865 to 4-17-1870

                    Crawfordville- 4-18-1870 to 10-2-1879

                    Crawford- 10-3-1879 to present

Railroads: M&O- GM&O- ICG- Midsouth- KCS


Next Town North- Penns


M&O Milepost 211.12

(from Mobile, Ala.)


Next Town South- Brooksville


soil survey map


1964 USGS topo map

HISTORY by Tony Howe: 


1912 postcard view of Crawford depot. 




1916 view of section house at Crawford




BUSINESSES (per R.G. Dun & Co.)- 






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