Rawles, Mississippi

Adams County


Town incorporated:  no

Post office: no

Railroads: NJ&C- Y&MV- IC- ICG



Town Northeast- Foster


Milepost 95.2

(from Jackson)


Next Town Southwest- Concord


soil survey map


1964 USGS topo map

HISTORY by Tony Howe: 

Rawles was the location of a flag stop and short spur on the Yazoo & Mississippi Valley RR. It was named for Major John Rawle, an officer in Nathan Bedford Forrest's Brigade, and son-in-law of local landowner Fredrick Stanton. 















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