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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: AG-104
Corporate Name: L. E. Biggar
Local Name:
Owner Name: L. E. Biggar
Location: Southeastern part of county
County: Angelina
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1919
End Year: 1919
Decades: 1910-1919
Period of Operation: 1919
Town: Southeastern part of county
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: Unknown
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Staves
Sawmill Pine Sawmill Hardwood Sawmill Cypress Sawmill
Planer Planer Only Shingle Paper
Plywood Cotton Grist Unknown
Power Source: Unknown
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: Stave mill
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Unknown
Historicial Development: L. E. Biggar sold $300 worth of staves at his mill in the southeastern part of the county, according to county records in 1919.
Research Date: MCJ 01-12-96
Prepared By: M. Johnson