Lamont, Mississippi

Bolivar County

Population:   in 1900

                     in 1910

                     in 1920

                     in 1940

                     in 1950

                     in 1960

Town incorporated:  

Post office:  Grimmtown- 5-1-1886 to 8-14-1888

                     Lamont- 8-15-1888 to present

Railroads:  M&NORR&L- LNO&T- Y&MV- IC- ICG-Great River RR

 

Next Town North- Scott

Next Town Northwest- Rex

 

Milepost 139.0

(from Memphis, TN via Coahoma)

 

Next Town South- Winterville

 

soil survey map

1939 USGS topo map

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

HISTORY by Tony Howe: 

INDUSTRY -

Lamont depot in 1917.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BUSINESSES (per R.G. Dun & Co.)- 

 

 

 

 

 

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For more information contact Tony Howe at tonyhowe76@yahoo.com or David S. Price at dsprice46@bellsouth.net