Railroad Station Historical Society, Inc.

Extant Mississippi Railroad/Railway Structures

 

Recent Updates Last updated  1/27/15 Contributors include James Burt, Butch Getz, Jim Giametta, Harold Holiman, Marion P. Howard, John D. Jones, Roger Kirkpatrick, Howard Laker, Tom Lucas, Art Peterson, Richard Spencer, Starwyn Stark, Donald Traser, Bernie Wagenblast, and Ted Xakellis.

Updated towns are in red type.6/1/04 Removed Avalon, IC; Leland, IC 6/21/05 Removed Shubuta; 2009, removed Avalon, Bentonia, Brazil, Hernando, Lambert

 

 

City

Railroad

Current Location

Type

Current Use

Date Built

Track Status

Bldg. Mat.

Current Railroad

Notes

Aberdeen

Ill. Central

on site

F

unused

1961

in use

wood

KCS

 

Aberdeen

SLSF

over Tombigbee River

B

unused

 

unused

steel

BNSF

 

Aberdeen

SLSF

over Tenn-Tom Canal

B

in use

1970s

in use

steel

BNSF

 

Aberdeen

GM&O

W. Commerce/Matubba St.

C

municipal

c1869

gone

wood

none

modified

Aberdeen (East)

SLSF

on bank of Tenn-Tom Canal

C

Corps of Engineers use 

 

abandoned

brick

none

Field checked 6/08

Anguilla

Ill. Central

moved

C

 

 

none

wood

none

alterred

Avon

Ill. Central

on site

C

business

 

 

 

 

Field checked 4/04

Baird

C&G

Big Sunflower River

B

rr

 

in use

steel 

C&G

turnbridge, Field checked 2005 

Basic City

M&O

SW of town, Chickasawhay River

B

rr

1894 

in use

  steel

MDS

150' through truss

Batesville

Ill. Central

over Tallahatchie River

B

rr

1908

in use

steel

GRYR

150' through truss

Bay St. Louis

L&N

303 S. Railroad Ave.

C

community center

1929

in use

stucco

CSX

two story, restored, Amtrak stop, Field checked 5/05

Bay St. Louis

L&N

St. Louis Bay

B

rr

 

in use

 

CSX

 

Beaumont

GM&N

over Leaf River

B

private

1902

gone

steel

none

used by utility companies to support pipelines

Belmont

Ill. Central

relocated to town park

C

park use

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 6/08

Belzoni

Ill. Central

West St. between South and Jackson

P

museum/Chamber of Commerce

 

gone

wood

none

highly modified, Field checked 4/04

Blaine

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

relocated to nearby farm

C

tractor shed

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 6/08

Blue Mountain

GM&N

relocated to Blue Mountain College

C

college use

 

none

wood

none

depot from Tiplersville, Field checked 6/08

Bogue Chitto

Ill. Central

relocated to old truck stop on west side of I-55 exit for town

C

 

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 6/08

Bolton

Y&MV

over East Bakers Creek

B

rr

1905

in use

steel

KCS

140' through truss

Booneville

GM&O

on site

C

Chamber of Commerce

 

in use

 

KCS

Field checked 2004

Bovina

A&V

Big Black River, East of town

B

rr

1928

in use

concrete

KCS

 

Boyle

Ill. Central

moved in town

C

 

 

none

wood

none

 

Brookhaven

Ill. Central

Whitworth/Monticello

C

museum

1907

in use

brick

CN-IC

Field checked 6/12

Brookhaven

Amtrak

0.5 mile north of IC depot

P

rr

opened 2012

in use

brick

Amtrak

in old power plant, Field checked 6/12

Brookhaven

Ill. Central

north of yard at Pin Oak Jct.

Wt

unused

 

in use

wood

CN-IC

 

Bude

MSC

on site

C

municipal

 

in use

wood

NTZR

Field checked 2004

Byhalia

SLSF

moved east side U.S. 78, NW of town

C

 

 

none

wood

none

 

Canton

Ill. Central

100 Depot Dr.

P

museum

 

in use

brick

none

 Field checked 4/04

Clarksdale

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

Edwards St.

P

business

1926-27

in use

brick

MSDR

Field checked 2002

Clarksdale

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

on site

F

museum

 

in use

 

MSDR

Mississippi Delta Blues Museum, Field checked 2002

Cleveland

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

on site

M

municipal

 

gone

 

none

trainmens office, Boliver County Literacy Headquarters,d checked 2005

Cleveland

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

on site

Tt

 

1916

gone

 

none

Field checked 2001

Cobbs

MSC

over McCalls Creek

B

rr

1935

in use

steel

NTZR

200' through truss

Collins

G&SI (Ill. Central)

on site

C

municipal

 

in use

wood

CN

Field checked 6/08

Columbia

Ill. Central

on site

C

office

 

gone

 

none

Field checked 2002

Columbus

Columbus & Greenville

Main St.

P

business

1908

gone

brick

none

two story office section, L-shaped, Field checked 6/13

Columbus

C&G

about 3 blocks from depot

Rh

rr

1905

in use

brick

C&G (CAGY)

10 stalls, Field checked 6/13

Columbus

C&G

on site

O

rr

modern

in use

metal

C&G (CAGY)

Field checked 6/13

Columbus

C&G

on site

Sh

rr

 

in use

brick

CAGY

Field checked 6/13

Columbus

Ill. Central

over Tenn-Tom Canal

B

rr

1970s

in use

steel

KCS

 

Columbus

M&O

over Tombigbee River

B

rr

1905

in use

steel

KCS

210' swing bridge

Corinth

Union Station

on site

C

museum

1919

in use

 

NS/KCS

Northeast Mississippi Museum

Crosby

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

relocated SW of town on Hwy. 563

C

 

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 6/08

Dubard

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

Hwy 7/Dubard Rd.

C

abandoned

 

gone

wood

none

Field checked 4/04 Has fallen off foundation but otherwise intact

Duck Hill

Ill. Central

relocated 2 blocks west

C

 

 

none

wood/brick

none

 

Dundee

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

relocated to Tunica

C

visitor center

 

none

wood

none

under restoration, Field checked 3/11

Durant

Ill. Central

8658 Mulberry St.

P, F

vacant

1909

in use

brick

GRYR

passenger and freight joined by roof, hopefully to be restored, Field checked 2/12

Eddiceton

MSC

over Homochitto River

B

rr

 

in use

steel

NTZR

four 100' through truss spans

Edwards

Y&MV

over West Bakers Creek

B

rr

1905

in use

steel

KCS

140' through truss

Erwin

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

on site

C

 

 

in use

wood

 

Field checked 2002

Eupora

C&G

on site

C

municipal

 

in use

wood

C&G

restored, Field checked 6/13

Fayette

Ill. Central

relocated slightly

C

vacant

 

gone

wood

none

Field checked 2000

Ferguson

MSC

over Pearl River

B

rr

1917

in use

steel

CN-IC

swing span, 102'

Flora

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

Main St./Kearny Park Rd. 

C

municipal

1883

in use

wood

CN-IC

restored, Field checked 4/04

Forrest

Y&MV or A&V

Main St. at tracks

C

business

 

in use

brick

KCS

Field checked 6/13

Gautier

L&N

relocated

P

 

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 2002

Greenville

Greenville, Columbus, & Birmingham

205 Central Ave.

C

vacant

1886-88

gone

      brick

none

enlarged in 1912 by Southern Railway in Mississippi, Field checked 6/13

Greenville

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

on site

C

future offices

 

in use

brick

C&G

C&G office, Field checked 6/13

Greenwood

C&G

Howard St.

P

senior center

 

gone

brick

none

Field checked 6/13

Greenwood

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

506 Carrollton Ave.

C

rr

 

in use

  brick

CN-IC

two story, Amtrak stop, Field checked 6/13

Greenwood

Y&MV

over Yalobusha River

B

rr

1943

in use

steel

CN

133' plate girder swing span, Field checked 6/12

Greenwood

Ill. Central

Main St.

B

rr

1938

in use

concrete

CN/IC

Main St. railway overpass, Field checked 6/08

Grenada

Miss Central/Miss & Tenn

643 First St.

P

rr 

rebuilt 1928

in use

brick

GRYR

originally built in 1800s, second floor added in 1928, Field checked 7/13

Grenada

Ill. Central

on site

Tt

abandoned

1911

gone

steel

none

machinery removed, partially filled, Field checked 2004

Grenada

Ill. Central

over Yalobusha River

B

rr

 

in use

steel

GRYR

139' through truss

Gulfport

KCS

on site

F

rr

 

in use

metal

KCS

prefab, Field checked 7/03

Gulfport

L&N

1419 27th St.

C

business

1904 

in use

brick

CSX

renovated,  Field checked 3/13

Gunnison

Y&MV

 

C

municipal

 

gone

 wood

none

 

Hamburg

Ill. Central

on site

C

 

 

gone

wood

none

Field checked 2003

Hattiesburg

MSC

near G&SI crossing

F

vacant

2008

gone

brick

none

roof collapsed, Field checked 2009

Hattiesburg

Southern

308 Newman St.

C

Intermodal Transportation Facility

1910

in use

  brick

NS

Amtrak stop, renovated and restored, Field checked 9/12

Hazlehurst

Ill. Central

138 N. Ragsdale Ave.

P

business

c1925

in use

brick

CN-IC

Amtrak stop, Field checked 4/04

Holcomb

Yazoo & Mississippi Valley (Ill. Central)

between S. Main and N. Main

C

 

 

gone

wood

none

two story, Field checked 4/04 Reportedly burned down in 1982??

Holcomb

Yazoo & Mississippi Valley (Ill. Central)

on row

M

residence

 

gone

wood

none

section house, two story, Field checked 4/04

Hollandale

Yazoo & Mississippi Valley (Ill. Central)

on site

C

business

 

gone

wood

none

modified, Field checked 6/13

Holmesville

Liberty-White RR

relocated to Summit

C

under restoration as museum

1907

in use

wood

CN

Field checked 10/09

Holly Springs

Miss. Central

off S.R. 4

P

residence/business

1858,1886

in use

brick

MSCI

2 1/2 story station hotel, Field checked 2004

Holly Springs

Ill. Central

  on site

F

rr

 

in use

brick

MSCI

Field checked 2004 

Houston

Okolona, Houston & Calhoun City

 

C

residence

 

gone

wood

none

Field checked 6/08

Jackson

Ill. Central

300 W. Capitol St.

P

rr

1927

in use

brick

CN-IC

2 story, Amtrak Stop, Field checked 6/13

Jackson

Ill. Central

on site in North Jackson yard

Tt

rr

1914

in use

steel

CN

 

Jackson

Ill. Central

on site in North Jackson yard

Rh

rr

1914

in use

brick

CN-IC

5 stalls, 1914 85' turntable, Field checked 2004

Jackson

J&E (GM&N)

over Pearl River

B

abandoned

1927

gone

steel

none

190' through truss

Jackson

NOGN(M&O)

618 E. Pearl St.

P

1927

brick

Field checked 6/13

Jackson

Y&MV

over Pearl River

B

rr

1930

in use

steel

KCS

180' through truss

Lake

A&V or Y&MV (Ill. Central)

moved to Brooks St.

C

museum

c1890

nearby

wood

KCS

two story, town meeting rooms, only extant Queen Anne style depot in Mississippi, Field checked 6/13

Lake Henry

C&G

on site

C

private

 

gone

wood

none

Field checked 6/08

Lambert

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

on site

Cd

unused

 

in use

concrete

CN-IC

Field checked 2002

Laurel

Southern

230 N. Maple St.

C

municipal/rr

1913

in use

brick

NS

Field checked 4/04

Leakesville

Alabama & Mississippi

on site

C

private

 

gone

wood

none

Field checked 6/08

Louisville

GM&O

on site

M

private

 

in use

wood

KCS

section house, Field checked 2001

Macel

Ill. Central

on site

C

private

 

gone

wood

none

Field checked 2003

Magnolia

Ill. Central

on site

C

business

c1895

in use

wood

CN-IC

Field checked 2002

Mantee

GM&O

relocated

C

 

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 2002

Marks

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

on site

C

 

 

in use

wood

CN-IC

Field checked 2002

Marks

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

over Coldwater River

B

rr

1904

in use

steel

CN

130' plate girder swing span

Mayhew

GM&O

relocated to farm

C

storage

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 6/08

McComb

Ill. Central

114 N.W. Railroad St.

C

museum

 

in use

wood

CN-IC

Amtrak stop, Field checked 2002

McComb

Ill. Central

in yard

Cd

unused

 

in use

concrete

CN-IC

Field checked 2002

McComb

Ill. Central

in yard

Sh

rr

 

in use

metal

CN-IC

Field checked 2010

Meadville

MSC

over Middle Fork Creek

B

rr

 

in use

steel

NTZR

three 100' through truss spans

Meridian

Union Station

1901 Front St.

P

rr

1905-6 

in use

stucco/brick

NS/KCS

Amtrak stop, multi-modal center, good portion of depot rebuilt, Field checked 4/04

Meridian

M&B

119 22nd St.

O

rr

 

in use

brick

M&B

 

Money

Ill. Central

 

C

church use

 

in use

wood

CN-IC

Field checked 6/12

Money

Y&MV

 

M

residence

 

in use

wood

CN-IC

two section houses, Field checked 2004

Monticello

NOGN

Third St. off Broad at tracks

C

business

1906

in use

wood

CN-IC

Field checked 4/04

Moorhead

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

relocated in downtown 

C

 

none

wood 

none

restored, Field checked 6/13

Natchez

Ill. Central (Y&MV)

200 Broadway

P

business

c1910

abandoned

brick

none

city planning to renovate, Field checked 5/14

Natchez

Miss. Central

Canal St.

P

visitor center

 

gone

brick

none

Field checked 6/12

Natchez

MP (Natchez & Southern)

Cargill Rd., River Terminal Rd.

O

rr

c1970 

in use

concrete

NTZR

Field checked 5/14 

Nelson

Ill. Central

south of town over Yocona River

B

rr

1942

in use

steel

 

139' riveted through span, one pier from original 1891 span, Field checked 6/12

New Holmesville

Liberty-White RR

moved to Summit from E. Railroad Ave./Robb St.

C

future museum

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 6/08

Newton

Y&MV or A&V

  128 South Main St.

C

municipal

1904

in use

brick

KCS

Field checked 6/13

Nicholson

Southern

 

C

 

 

in use

metal

NS

?

Ocean Springs

L&N

 

C

business

1907

in use

wood

CSX

Field checked 4/04

Ocean Springs

L&N

U.S. 90 at CSX tracks

C

business

c1887

none

wood

none

original depot, altered, stuccoed, Field checked 4/04

Oxford

Ill. Central

  on site

C

business

c1871 

gone

brick

none

U. of Miss. use, restored, Field checked 2004

Pachuta

Southern

 relocated, on blocks

C

?

 

none

wood 

none

former L.C. Rhoden Museum?,  Field checked 6/13

Pascagoula

L&N

505 Railroad Ave.

C

art gallery

1904

in use

wood

CSX

Field checked 2/08

Pascagoula

L&N

Pascagoula River

B

rr

 

in use

steel

CSX

lift bridge

Pascagoula

L&N

Pascagoula River

T

 

 

in use

 

CSX

at lift bridge

Philadelphia

GM&N

on site

C

welcome center/0ffices

 

in use

wood

KCS

restored, Field checked 3/08

Picayune

municipal

U.S. 11/Tate St.

P

intermodal transportation center

 

in use

 

NS

Amtrak stop, Field checked 9/08

Pickens

Ill. Central

moved to West

C

 

 

none

wood

none

former Casey Jones Museum, Field checked 1608

Pin Oak Jct. (Brookhaven)

Ill. Central

at jct. with Hoskins & Hamilton RR

Wt

 

 

in use

wood

CN

Field checked 2002

Pinola

G&SI

moved 2 miles west on Hwy 28

F

private

 

none

wood

none

 

between Pope and Courtland

Ill. Central

over Pope Creek

B

rr

1928

in use

steel

 

128' through truss, Field checked 6/12

Port Gibson

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

  on site

C

business

 

abandoned

wood

none

Field checked 2003

PurvisNew Orleans & Northeastern (Southern)relocated adjacent to library (122 Shelby Speights Dr.)CnonewoodnoneReported 12/16

Quitman

M&O

Railroad Ave., north of S.R. 512

C

museum

1910

in use

wood

MDS

Clarke County Historical Society Museum, Field checked 6/13

Quitman

M&O

south of town over Chickasaway River

B

rr

1906

in use

steel

MDS

125' through truss

Raymond

NJ&C

on site

C

business

c1889

abandoned

wood

none

two story, Field checked 8/10

Redwood Jct.

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

 

B

 

1944

abandoned

steel

none

swing bridge in open position

Richey

Delta Southern (C&G)

on site

C

private

 

gone

wood

none

Field checked 6/08

Robinson

Liberty-White RR

moved 1/4 mile south of town

F

private

 

gone

wood

none

area now known as Peoria

Ruleville

Ill. Central

E. Floyce St./N. Front St.

C

Chamber of Commerce

1930

gone

wood

none

restored, Field checked 2000

Sardis

Ill. Central

on site

C

private

 

in use

wood

GRYR

 

Savage

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

 

C

 

 

in use

wood

CN-IC

Field checked 6/08

Seminary

G&SI (Ill. Central)

on site

C

municipal

 

in use

wood

CN

Field checked 6/08

Shelby

Y&MV

 

C

Bolivar County Library

 

abandoned

wood

none

Field checked 4/05

Shubuta

M&O

over Shubuta Creek north of town

B

rr

1906

in use

steel

MDS

128' through truss

Shubuta

M&O

over Chickasaway River south of town

B

rr

1902

in use

steel

MDS

175' through truss

Silver Creek

Ill. Central

relocated

C

 

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 2004

Spraggins

Ill. Central

over Tallahatchie River

B

rr

1908

in use

steel

MSCI

122' through truss

Starkville

GM&O

relocated a few blocks

F

municipal

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 6/08

Starkville

Ill. Central/GM&O

 on site

P

business

 

in use

brick/stucco

KCS

Field checked 6/13

Starkville

Ill. Central

 on site

F

business

1914

in use

brick

KCS

restaurant, modified, Field checked 6/13

State College

GM&O

on site, Handy Rd.

C

Mississippi State University use

 

 

brick/stucco

 

Field checked 6/08

Summit

Liberty-White RR

relocated along E. Railroad Ave.north of Robb St.

C

future museum

1902, 1907 ??

in use

wood

CN

depot from Holmesville, Summit Historical Society, Field checked 10/09

Swan Lake

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

relocated next to cotton gin

O

business

 

none

wood

none

operators office

Terry

Ill. Central

along U.S. 51, 102 Railroad Ave.

C

municipal

1927

in use

wood

CN-IC

preserved, returned to original site after having been moved, Field checked 3/06

Tibee

M&O

over Tibbee Creek

B

rr

1905

in use

steel

KCS

150' through truss

Tiplersville

GM&N

moved to Blue Mountain College in Blue Mountain

C

  college use

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 6/08

Townes

Ill. Central

 

B

rr

 

in use

steel

CN-IC

girder

Tunica

Ill. Central

relocated along US 61

C

visitor center

 

none

wood

none

depot from Dundee, under restoration, gateway to Blues Visitor Center, Field checked 3/11

Tylertown

Fernwood, Columbia & Gulf

Railroad/Franklinton Hwy.

C

business

 

gone

brick

none

Field checked 6/08

Tylertown

New Orleans & Great Northern (GM&O)

Franklinton Hwy.

C

business

1906

gone

brick

none

to be restored, Field checked 6/08

Valley Park

New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Vicksburg & Memphis (Il. Central)

No. 3 Railroad Rd.

M

residence

c1882

gone

wood

none

Section House, on National Register, Field checked 4/04

Vicksburg

Mississippi Central

Canal St.

P

 

 

gone

brick

none

Field checked 5/11

Vicksburg

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

500 Grove St.

P

museum

1907

in use

brick

KCS

Railroad offices once on second floor, Old Depot Museum, Field checked 6/13

Vicksburg

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

in freight yard, Washington St. passes over this tunnel

Tn

rr

1898

in use

brick

KCS

Field checked 6/12

Vicksburg

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

Washington St. passes over this tunnel

Tn

rr

1929

in use

concrete

KCS

157' long, Field checked 6/12

Vicksburg

Y&MV

over Mississippi River

B

rr

1929

in use

steel

KCS

road/highway bridge owned by county, Field checked 6/13

Vicksburg

Louisville, New Orleans & Texas

in yard

Sh

unused

1895

in use

brick

KCS

machine shop, Field checked 2005

Vicksburg

KCS

on site of old tunnel daylighted around 1900, under Washington St.

Tn

rr

2012

in use

steel arch

KCS

Field checked 6/12

Water Valley

Ill. Central

on site

C

museum

 

none

wood

none

Casey Jones Railroad Museum, modified, Field checked 1/05

Waverly

C&G

over Tombigbee River

B

abandoned

rebuilt 1915

gone

steel

none

220' swing bridge

Way (Ways Bluff)

Ill. Central

on site

M

residence

 

in use

wood

GRYR

section house, Field checked 2004

Waynesboro

M&O

relocated

C

 

 

none

wood

none

Field checked 6/08

Waynesboro

GM&O

on site

C

rr

 

in use

concrete block

Meridian Southern

Field checked 6/08

Webb

Y&MV (Ill. Central)

 

C

abandoned

 

in use

wood

MSDR

Field checked 2002

West Point

Ill. Central

on site

F

museum

 

in use

brick

KCS

Field checked 6/08

Wiggins

G&SI

relocated to 115 Hatten Ave.

(S.R. 29)

C

municipal

 

none

wood

none

restored, Field checked 10/13

Winona

Ill. Central

Front St./Summit St.

C

business

 

unused

brick

GRYR

modified, Field checked 6/13

Compiled by M. J. Camp, Railroad Station Historical Society, Inc.

 

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