Ellisville Junction, Mississippi

Lanham, Mississippi

Jones County

Population: 

Town incorporated:  no

Post office: no

Railroads: MJ&KC- NOM&C- GM&N- GM&O

 

Next Town North- Tuckers

Milepost 101.3 in 1905

Milepost 102.43 on valuation map

(from Mobile)

Next Town South- Crotts

 

1915 soil survey map

 

1964 USGS topo map

HISTORY by Tony Howe:

The 6.5 mile branch to Ellisville was abandoned December 26, 1920. After that time, Ellisville Jct. became known as Lanham, named after an official with the GM&N, C. E. Lanham, Superintendent of Transportation. 

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