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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: LI-25
Corporate Name: E. Powell
Local Name:
Owner Name: E. Powell
Location: Dan Donahor survey
County: Liberty
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1899
End Year: 1899
Decades: 1890-1899
Period of Operation: 1899
Town: Dan Donahor survey
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: Unknown
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Lumber
Sawmill Pine Sawmill Hardwood Sawmill Cypress Sawmill
Planer Planer Only Shingle Paper
Plywood Cotton Grist Unknown
Power Source: Steam
Horse Mule Oxen Water
Water Overshot Water Turbine Diesel Unknown
Pit Steam Steam Circular Steam Band
Gas Electricity Other
Maximum Capacity: 
Capacity Comments: Unknown
Rough Lumber Planed Lumber Crossties Timbers
Lathe Ceiling Unknown Beading
Flooring Paper Plywood Particle Board
Treated Other
Equipment: Mill machinery
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Unknown
Historicial Development: On the 1899 county tax roll, E. Powell was rendered for taxation on 105 acres on the Dan Donahor survey, nine horses and mules, fifty cattle, no hogs, one wagons, and a steam engine and boiler worth $300.
Research Date: MCJ 03-14-96
Prepared By: M Johnson