Moorhead, Mississippi

Sunflower County

Population:   in 1900

                     in 1910

                     in 1920

                     in 1940

                     in 1950

                     in 1960

Town incorporated:  12-14-1899

Post office:  6-3-1890 to present

Railroads: Yazoo Delta- Y&MV- IC- ICG

GC&B- GP- Sou Ry in Miss- C&G- ICG- CAGY

Y&MV Next Town North- Inwood

C&G Next Town East- Mattoon

 

Y&MV Milepost 133.12

(from Memphis, TN via Clarksdale)

C&G Milepost 133.06

(from Columbus, MS)

 

Y&MV Next Town South- Markham

C&G Next Town West- Baird

 

soil survey map

 

1964 USGS topo map

HISTORY by Tony Howe: 

INDUSTRY -

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

IC Moorhead depot in 1976. It had at one time been a much larger building. 

 

 

BUSINESSES (per R.G. Dun & Co.)- 

 

 

 

 

 

If you have any corrections or additional info, we would love to hear from you! We are always looking for additional photos, too. Find our contact info below.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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