Erwin, Mississippi

Washington County


Town incorporated:  no

Post office:  11-13-1886 to 4-30-1907

                     11-16-1908 to 12-31-1942

Railroads:  Y&MV


Next Town North- Longwood


Milepost 173.0

(from Memphis, TN via Coahoma)


Next Town South- Foote


soil survey map

1939 USGS topo map

1920 Y&MV track profile updated to 1939- Collection of Robert Tomb


HISTORY by Tony Howe: 




Y&MV Depot at Erwin in 1917.




BUSINESSES (per R.G. Dun & Co.)- 

S. T. Hopkins- general store 1910

I. E. McGehee- general store 1910

Chas. Vivilance (sp?)- grocery 1910






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