Thrasher, Mississippi

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Thrasher, Mississippi
Thrasher, Mississippi is located in Mississippi
Thrasher, Mississippi
Thrasher, Mississippi
Thrasher, Mississippi is located in the United States
Thrasher, Mississippi
Thrasher, Mississippi
Coordinates: 34°43′10″N 88°32′02″W / 34.71944°N 88.53389°W / 34.71944; -88.53389Coordinates: 34°43′10″N 88°32′02″W / 34.71944°N 88.53389°W / 34.71944; -88.53389
CountryUnited States
StateMississippi
CountyPrentiss
Elevation
482 ft (147 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)662
GNIS feature ID678733[1]

Thrasher is an unincorporated community in Prentiss County, Mississippi, United States.[1]

John H. Thrasher was first postmaster.

The hamlet was a flag stop on the Mobile and Ohio Railroad, built in the 1850s.[2]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Thrasher, Mississippi". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ Howe, Tony. "Thrashers, Mississippi". Mississippi Rails. Retrieved March 2014. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)