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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: LI-111
Corporate Name: W. W. West
Local Name:
Owner Name: W. W. West. R. L. Tolliver Lumber Company
Location: On the E M Tanner survey
County: Liberty
Years in Operation: 0 years
Start Year: 1946
End Year: 1945
Decades: 1940-1949
Period of Operation: 1946
Town: E M Tanner 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: Sawmill, edger, trimmer, three circular saws, six edger saws, four trimmer saws, steam carriage, log truck, livestock
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Unknown
Historicial Development: R. L. Tolliver sold a his sawmill outfit on the E M Tanner survey in Liberty County in 1946 to W. W. West for $100.
Research Date: MCJ 03-14-96
Prepared By: M. Johnson