Holmes Spur, Mississippi

Forrest County


Town incorporated: no 

Post office: no

Railroads: G&SI- IC- Midsouth- KCS


Next Town North- Inez


G&SI Milepost 42

(from Gulfport)


Next Town South- Griffin


soil survey map


1964 USGS topo map

HISTORY by Tony Howe: 

Holmes Spur was the location of the sawmill of Greenwood & Holmes Lumber Co. When the sawmill shut down, the spur was removed. 


Greenwood & Holmes Lumber Co. 














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