Monarch (Earl), Mississippi

Jones County

Population: 

Town incorporated:  no

Post office: Earl- Oct 5, 1906 to June 30, 1915

Railroads: MJ&KC- NOM&C- GM&N- GM&O

 

Next Town North- Tallahoma

Milepost 97.3

(from Mobile)

Next Town South- Fox

1915 soil survey map

 

1964 USGS topo map

HISTORY by Tony Howe:

Monarch was the sawmill town of the Monarch Lumber Co., which operated from 1906 to 1909, when it became the Beaver Dam Lumber Co. This mill shut down in 1915 and burned. It was rebuilt by Lancaster in 1915 and renamed back to the Monarch Lumber Co. and operated until 1919. 

INDUSTRY -

Monarch Lumber Co. 1906-1909

Beaver Dam Lumber Co. 1909-1915

Monarch Lumber Co. (second) 1915-1919

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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