STATIONS AND STRUCTURES ON CURRENT
AND FORMER RAILROAD LINES IN MISSISSIPPI.

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CANTON to KOSCIUSKO
Originally Canton, Kosciusko, Aberdeen & Tuscumbia Railroad
Formerly New Orleans, Jackson & Great Northern Railroad
Currently abandoned (Rail was never laid on this line)
MILE
POST
STATION NOTES STRUCTURES
Chartered March 3, 1852. Charter transferred to NO J & GN October 19, 1852
  Canton    
  Cobbville    
  Tithelo    
  Couparle    
  Kosciusko    

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ABERDEEN JCT. to KOSCIUSKO
Originally
New Orleans, St. Louis & Chicago Railroad (1874 - 1877)
 Formerly
Chicago, St. Louis & New Orleans Railroad (1877 - 1882)
Formerly Illinois Central Railroad (1882 - 1972)
Formerly Illinois Central Gulf RR (1972 - 1998)
Formerly Kosciusko & Southwestern Railway (1998 - 2015)
Currently Grenada Railway
SURVEYORS
MEASURE
MILE
POST
STATION NOTES STRUCTURES
  0.00 Aberdeen Jct Original location. Formerly known as Kosciusko Jct.  
0+00 0.20 Aberdeen Jct Current location. Tower - no longer exists
Telephone booth - exists, lying on side 2006
outhouse - no longer exists
12+50 0.48 IC Wye    
39+64 1.00      
  1.19 Alberts    
85+19 1.86   Big Black River. Holmes/Attala county line  
92+64 2.0      
144+24 2.97 Boyette   depot/post office - no longer exists
145+73 3.00      
354+58 6.9 Sallis   section house - no longer exists
stock pen - no longer exists
two sheds - no longer exists
two water closets - no longer exists
cotton platform - no longer exists
depot - no longer exists
two cotton oil sheds - no longer exists
tool house - no longer exists
scrap bin - no longer exists
well - ?
357+44 7.00      
587+60 11.42 McAdams   storage house - no longer exists
mail crane - no longer exists
raised platform - no longer exists
  11.91 MP&L    
735+13 14.13 Thweatt    
890+91 17.27 Aponaug    
  17.53     section house - no longer exists
959+39 18.41 Kosciusko   depot - burned 1986
tool house - burned 1986
auto unloading machine - no longer exists
ware room - foundation exists 2002
stock pen & dipping vat - no longer exists
coal bin - no longer exists
coal shed - no longer exists
water closet - no longer exists
two section houses - no longer exists
two sheds - foundation exists 2002
storage room - no longer exists
KOSCIUSKO to MUNSON'S CROSSING
Originally
Canton, Aberdeen & Nashville Railroad (1882 - 1888)
 Formerly Illinois Central Railroad (1888 - 1972)
Formerly Illinois Central Gulf RR (1972 - 1998)
Formerly Kosciusko & Southwestern Railway (1998 - 2015)
Currently Grenada Railway
SURVEYORS
MEASURE
MILE
POST
STATION NOTES STRUCTURES
947+69 18.65     K&SE roundhouse - no longer exists
990+10 18.93 K&SE Jct    
1039+21   Gulf Oil Spur    
1105+79 21.14 Munsons Crossing    
MUNSON'S CROSSING to ACKERMAN
Originally
Canton, Aberdeen & Nashville Railroad (1882 - 1888)
 Formerly Illinois Central Railroad (1888 - 1972)
Formerly Illinois Central Gulf RR (1972 - )
Currently abandoned
SURVEYORS
MEASURE
MILE
POST
STATION NOTES STRUCTURES
1236+61 23.61 Plantation   depot - ?
1389+75 26.51     Water tank - ?
Coal bin - ?
Pump house - ?
1418+54 27.05 Ethel   depot - no longer exists
Cotton Shed - ?
Two sheds - ?
Stock Pen - ?
Cotton platform - ?
Coal House - ?
Two section houses - ?
  28 Gregory    
  30.57 Gladys   depot - ?
    Shelley    
  33.40 Boswell   depot - ?
  36.21 McCool   four seed houses - ?
warehouse - ?
cotton platform - ?
depot - ?
coal shed - ?
section house - ?
stock pen - ?
two water closets - ?
tool house - ?
  36.51     laborers house (boxcar body) - ?
  37.89 Steele   depot - ?
  42.33 Weir   stock pen - ?
four sheds - ?
cotton platform - ?
depot - ?
coal shed - ?
section foremans house & laborers house (on Bowie St south of tracks) - ?
  Fentress to Aberdeen = Gulf & Mississippi RR
  46.91 Fentress   two section houses - ?
depot - ?
tool house - ?
  49.00     water tank - ?
pump house - ?
coal bin - ?
ACKERMAN to ABERDEEN
Originally
Canton, Aberdeen & Nashville Railroad (1882 - 1888)
 Formerly Illinois Central Railroad (1888 - 1972)
Formerly Illinois Central Gulf RR (1972 - )
Formerly Gulf & Mississippi Railroad
Formerly SouthRail
Formerly Mid-South Rail
Currently Kansas City Southern Railroad
SURVEYORS
MEASURE
MILE
POST
STATION NOTES STRUCTURES
  49.48 N O M & C RR Jct   two tool houses - no longer exist
  50.22 Ackerman   car body - no longer exists
coal chute - no longer exists
66 ft turntable - no longer exists
Planters Mill & Gin building - no longer exists
Union Seed & Fertilizer buildings (3) - no longer exists
unknown building - ?
118 ft long depot - ?
cotton platform - ?
car repairers house - ?
tool house - ?
Gibson Grocery building - no longer exists
stable - ?
Standard Oil buildings (5) - ?
section house - ?
laborers house - ?
two tool houses - ?
stock pen - ?
water tank - no longer exists
  51.00 Tuscan    
  51.22 Blanton's Gap    
  54.34 Fulcher Pagoda - ?  
    Cannon    
  58.17     water tank - ?
oil tank - ?
pump house - ?
tool house - ?
  58.67 Sturgis
(Sturges)
  two section houses - ?
stock pen - ?
cotton platform - ?
tool house - ?
train order semaphore - ?
depot - ?
three storage sheds - ?
    Brooks Spur    
  62.09 Bugh   platform - ?
  63.51 Bradley   stock pen - ?
cotton platform - ?
depot - ?
    Cooks May be out of sequence or another name for one of the other stations.  
    Magruder    
  66.28 Seitz Mill    
  67.51 Longview   cotton platform - ?
coal house - ?
freight platform - ?
depot - ?
  74.89 Starkville   section house (Washington St) - ?
section house (Lafayette St) - ?
cotton platform - ?
stock pen - ?
brick freight depot 289x123 1914 - still standing 2017
depot w/brick platform - still standing 2017
two water closets - ?
  74.90 M&O RR Jct   coal bin - no longer exists
  77.95 Patrick   depot - ?
  81.75 Osborn   stock pen - ?
depot - ?
two section houses - ?
well - ?
tool house - ?
  84.04 Muldrow   depot - ?
  87.5 CG Jct.   New C&G main
  88.52 Southern Jct   C & G track no longer exists
  88.82 West Point   water tank - no longer exists
turntable - no longer exists
stock pen - no longer exists
tool house - no longer exists
inspectors house - ?
car house - no longer exists
brick depot 28x100 - museum 2017
scale 60 ton 1906 & 57 - no longer exists
  89.18 M&O RR Jct   two section houses - ?
  93.21 Whites   Pagoda - ?
  95.53 Strong   scrap bin - ?
tool house - ?
loading platform  - ?
stock pens - ?
two section houses - ?
depot - ?
two sheds - ?
coal bin - ?
  99.78 Binford   shed - ?
loading platform - ?
depot - ?
  105.46 Aberdeen   car wheel yard - ?
car repairmans office - ?
section foremans tool house - ?
two sheds - ?
stock pen - ?
shed - ?
cotton platform - ?
brick depot - destroyed by cyclone 1909
frame depot 1909 - replaced 1961
frame depot 58x29 1961 - in use by KCS 2004
motor car house - ?
water tank - ?
coal station - ?
  105.80 SLSF Jct    
  106.00 M&O Jct current end of track  
ABERDEEN
Originally
Canton, Aberdeen & Nashville Railroad (1882 - 1888)
 Formerly Illinois Central Railroad (1888 - 1972)
Formerly Illinois Central Gulf RR (1972 - 1998)
Formerly Gulf & Mississippi Railroad
Formerly SouthRail
Formerly Mid-South Rail
Formerly Kansas City Southern Railroad
Currently abandoned
  106.09     concrete cinder pit 1916 - no longer exists
coal chute - no longer exists
sand house - no longer exists
sump - no longer exists
pump house - no longer exists
66 ft turntable - replaced
85 foot turntable - no longer exists
  106.17 M&O/SLSF Jct end of IC ownership  
ABERDEEN
Originally
Canton, Aberdeen & Nashville Railroad
Currently abandoned
      The roadbed was graded north of Aberdeen to just east of Amory but apparently no rail was ever laid.  

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OKOLONA to ABERDEEN
Originally Memphis & Selma Railroad
Formerly Aberdeen & Tombigbee Valley Railroad
Formerly Memphis, Columbus & Gulf Railroad
Currently abandoned
MILE
POST
STATION NOTES STRUCTURES
  Okolona    
  Aberdeen    

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KOSCIUSKO to ZAMA
Originally
Kosciusko & Southeastern Railroad (1916 - 1931)
Currently abandoned
MILE
POST
STATION NOTES STRUCTURES
0 Kosciusko   Roundhouse - no longer exists
  Munson    
  Evelyn    
  Dodds    
  Steadman    
  Hillingsworth    
  Jamison may be out of sequence  
16.3 Zama   Bolinger-Franklin Lbr Co.

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OKOLONA to CALHOUN CITY
Chartered as Grenada, Houston & Eastern Railway
Rechartered as Vicksburg & Nashville Railroad
Rechartered as Nashville & Mississippi Delta Railroad - roadbed actually graded
Originally Southern Railway In Mississippi
Formerly Mobile & Ohio Railroad
Formerly Okolona, Houston & Calhoun City Railway (1933 - 1939)
Currently abandoned
MILE
POST
STATION NOTES STRUCTURES
0.0 Okolona    
  Kinney    
  Abernathy    
6.3 Bacon    
  Neal    
10.0 Van Vleet    
  Wilkerson    
  Carter may be out of sequence  
14.1 Parkersburg    
  Buchanan    
19.7 Houston   depot - still in use as private residence 2017
23.8 Hall    
26 Pyland    
29.8 Vardaman    
32.6 Hollis    
36.2 Derma    
37.8 Calhoun City   depot - ?
stock pens - ?
seed house - ?
38.02   end of track  
38.07   end of R.O.W. Beadle Street crosses

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SARDIS to BOBO
Originally
Sardis & Delta Railroad (1900 - 1928)
Currently abandoned
MILE
POST
STATION NOTES STRUCTURES
0 Sardis also known as Supply Store  
3 Hayes    
7 Johnson Hill    
10 Woods Hotel    
11 Malone    
12 Ballentine    
13.5 Baptist    
  Curtis Station    
  Burke Jct. Branch ran to Eckles (2.5 miles) may be out of sequence  
  Lake Carrier    
  Bobo    
28 Red Gum Branch ran from Red Gum to Dye (2.5 miles) may be out of sequence  

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BATESVILLE to CROWDER
Originally Batesville Southwestern
Railroad (1911 - 1931)
Illinois Central Railroad held a lease on the BSR dated the same day the BSR was incorporated.

Currently abandoned
MILE
POST
STATION NOTES STRUCTURES
0 Batesville Approximately 1/4 mile still in use by CN-IC.  
1 South Batesville    
5 Robinson Crossing    
8 Asa    
10 Stones    
12 Mimms    
15 Sutton    
17 Crowder    

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BRUCE JCT to BRUCE
Mississippi & Schoona Valley Railroad (1925 - 1926)
Mississippi & Skuna Valley Railroad (1926 - present)
MILE
POST
STATION NOTES STRUCTURES
0 Bruce Jct Approximately the first 10 miles were relocated when Grenada Lake was built.  
  Murphy May be out of sequence  
  Wiseman May be out of sequence  
4 Gums Original route  
7 Spearman Original route  
9 Hydo Original route  
10 Tyson Original route  
  Benwood    
13 Pittman    
14 Partee    
15 Skuna    
18 Shepherd    
22 Bruce    

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STONEVILLE to RICHEY
Currently abandoned
Originally Greenville, Deer Creek & Rolling Fork Railroad
Formerly Greenville, Columbus & Birmingham Railroad (1876 - 1881)
Formerly Georgia Pacific Railroad (1881 - 1894)
Formerly Southern Railway in Mississippi (1894 - 1904)
Formerly Delta Southern Railway (1904 - 1923)
Formerly Columbus & Greenville Railroad
Currently abandoned
SURVEYORS
MEASURE
MILE
POST
STATION NOTES STRUCTURES
  0 Stoneville   depot - torn down early 1960's
    California    
      Spur to Leland  
LELAND - spur off main line
Currently abandoned
  0      
  0.5 Leland   depot built 1913 - no longer exists
Fairbanks scale #166126 - ?
tool house built 1911 - ?
  0.71   Track ended at a cotton compress  
  4 Leesburg    
      Crossing of Y&MV  
    Isenberg    
    Aldridge    
  5 Ditchley   depot built 1886 - ?
Tool house built 1906 - ?
2 section houses built 1886 - ?
  6 Burdette   station (old car body) - ?
platform - ?
  6.6     freight platform built 1913 - ?
    Canady    
    Quay   freight platform built 1914 - ?
gravel platform built 1913 - ?
  9 Livingston    
  9 Welmot   freight shed built 1906 - ?
platform built 1912 - ?
  12 Arcola   depot built 1896 - ?
cotton platform built 1912 - ?
2 laborers houses built 1891 - ?
tool house built 1906 - ?
  14 McCutcheon   platform built 1914 - ?
    Cook    
  16 Estell   depot built 1891 - ?
station (old car body placed in 1914) - ?
cotton platform built 1915 - ?
  17 Warsaw   depot built 1891 - ?
    Westburg    
  19 Hollandale   depot built 1896 - ?
cotton platform built 1914 - ?
3 laborers shacks (old car bodies) - ?
tool house built 1906 - ?
  21 Overby   station (old car body) - ?
cotton platform built 1914 - ?
  23 Percy   depot built 1886 - ?
cotton platform built 1914 - ?
2 pumpers houses built 1908 - ?
pumpers dwelling (old car body pre-1918) - ?
10x8 metal water tank - ?
1228+30 = 0+00 23.265      
40+31 24      
50+82   Gum Ridge    
59+59       Sharkey/Washington county line
93+06 25      
145+96 26      
198+84 27      
251+57 28      
295+26   Delta City Originally named Catchings depot - destroyed by tornado Feb. 2, 1971
303+27 29      
355+70 30      
397+77   Updike    
407+31 31      
450+44   Newman    
462+80 32      
516+50 33      
539+61   Auter    
        Finley Lumber
548+88   Richey   depot - reported to have been destroyed between 1990 & 2012.
551+58       Wye and end of track

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ELIZABETH to KERGS MILL
Currently Abandoned
Originally Delta Southern Railway (1904 - 1923)
Formerly Southern Railway in Mississippi
Formerly Columbus & Greenville Railroad
MILE
POST
STATION NOTES STRUCTURES
  Elizabeth    
  Dunkirk    
  Napanee    
  Buseys    
10 Wolfs Mill    
  Kergs Jct    
  Keys Mill    
  Kergs Mill    

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ITTA BENA to WEBB
Originally Georgia Pacific Railroad (1881 - 1894)
Formerly Southern Railway in Mississippi (1894 - 1920)
Formerly Columbus & Greenville Railroad (1923 -
Currently Abandoned (portions currently in use as highways)
SURVEYORS
MEASURE
MILE
POST
STATION NOTES STRUCTURES
  0 Itta Bena    
    Haley-Rucker Track may be out of sequence cotton gin platform built 1907 - ?
  0.8     tool house built 1911 - ?
  3 Lake Henry   Depot built 1913 - in use as office in 2003
platform built 1911 - ?
Section house built 1891 - ?
    Marye may be out of sequence  
  6 Montjay   depot built 1906 - ?
422+49 9 Rixwood    
484+50 9 Turo    
    Rixeys Also known as Rixie station (old car body) - ?
    Schlater Also known as McNutt and Maryland depot built 1901 - torn down in 1980's
2 cotton platforms built 1911 - ?
stock chute built 1911 - ?.
laborers shack (old car body) - ?
ice house - ?
  12 Hydro Also known as Hydra tool house built 1911- ?
2 section houses built 1891 - ?
  13 Hilandale Also known as Highlanddale depot built 1901 - ?
cotton platform built 1908 - ?
  15.6     sand bin built 1912 - ?
  16 Walton    
    Watkins may be out of sequence station (old car body) - ?
cotton platform built 1911 - ?
    Avant    
  19 Minter City   depot built 1896 - collapsed 1950's
agents house built 1896 - ?
cotton platform built 1911 - ?
stock chute built 1911 - ?
2 section houses built 1891 - ?
tool house built 1906 - ?
    Townes Switch   cotton platform built 1913 - ?
    Black Bayou   station (old car body) - no longer exists
  25 Glendora   Depot built 1909 - ?
2 cotton platforms built 1913 - ?
11x7 cypress water tank - ?
    Sturdivants may be out of sequence  
  31 Albin   platform built 1912 - ?
  34.37 Webb   depot built 1906 - ?
cotton platform built 1911 - ?
stock chute built 1911 - no longer exists
tool house (old car body) - ?
section house built 1901 - ?

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BLACK BAYOU JCT. to MINTER CITY
Formerly Yazoo & Mississippi Valley Railroad
Currently abandoned
SURVEYORS
MEASURE
MILE
POST
STATION NOTES STRUCTURES
1869+34 111
(99.74)
Black Bayou Jct.    
    Townes Switch    
    Pleasant    
    Deer Mound    
2041_29 114
(103)
Minter City Jct.    
  (103.3) Minter City   depot _ ?
two section houses - ?
cotton platform - ?
tool house - ?

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MINTER CITY JCT. to SISLOFF
Originally Yazoo & Mississippi Valley Railroad
Formerly Illinois Central Railroad
Currently Abandoned
SURVEYORS
MEASURE
MILE
POST
STATION NOTES STRUCTURES
2041+29 114
(103)
Minter City Jct.    
  117 Sisloff    

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ITTA BENA to BELZONI
Currently Abandoned
Originally Delta Southern Railway (1904 - 1923)
Formerly Southern Railway in Mississippi
Formerly Columbus & Greenville Railroad
Formerly Itta Bena & Belzoni Railroad (1923 - 1928)
MILE
POST
STATION NOTES STRUCTURES
0 Itta Bena    
  McLean    
4 Quito    
  Murdocks Crossing    
  Sheppardtown    
10 Morgan City    
  Peteet    
  Last Chance may be out of sequence  
17 Swiftown    
  Deffenboughs Gin    
20 Bear Creek    
  Seitz    
  Duke    
  Perkins    
22 Jaketown    
27 Belzoni   depot - used as a store - 1990

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GT JUNCTION (McINTYRE) to TRINITY
Golden Triangle Railroad
MILE
POST
STATION NOTES STRUCTURES
  GT Junction connection with Kansas City Southern  
1 West Lowndes yard  
6 Trinity    

1-18-17