Vicksburg, Mississippi

Warren County

Population: 14,834 in 1900

                    20,814 in 1910

                    18,972 in 1920

Town incorporated:  1825

Post office: Vicksburgh- 2-9-1824 to 4-14-1893

                    Vicksburg- 4-15-1893 to present

Railroads: Clinton & Vicksburg- Vicksburg & Jackson- Southern RR of MS- V&M- A&V- Y&MV- IC- ICG- Midsouth- KCS

 

                  

Next Town North- National Cemetery

Next Town East- Military Park

 

Y&MV Milepost 220.8

(from Memphis)

A&V Milepost 139.3

(from Meridian)

Next Town South- Mary

Next Town West- 

 

soil survey map

 

1964 USGS topo map

HISTORY by Tony Howe: 

INDUSTRY -

 

 

 

A&V Cherry Street Station in Vicksburg in the 1960's

A&V's depot in Vicksburg

 

 

 

 

An A&V switcher works the west end of the yard at Cherry Street in Vicksburg. The depot is visible above the train.

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