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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: BO-4
Corporate Name: A. G. Crump
Local Name:
Owner Name: A. G. Crump. Crump and Puckett.
Location: DeKalb
County: Bowie
Years in Operation: 3 years
Start Year: 1905
End Year: 1907
Decades: -
Period of Operation: 1907
Town: DeKalb or De Kalb
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: 554 in 1905
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Rough lumber
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: Sawmill only
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Texas & Pacific
Historicial Development: The A. G. Crump sawmill in 1907 replaced the Crump and Puckett mill of 1905 in the LCA reference book.
Research Date: MCJ 03-07-96
Prepared By: M Johnson