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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: BO-35
Corporate Name: Foulks & Hayden
Local Name:
Owner Name: Foulks & Hayden
Location: Texarkana
County: Bowie
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1893
End Year: 1893
Decades: 1890-1899
Period of Operation: 1893
Town: Texarkana
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
Other
Power Source: Steam
Horse Mule Oxen Water
Water Overshot Water Turbine Diesel Unknown
Pit Steam Steam Circular Steam Band
Gas Electricity Other
Maximum Capacity: 60000: 1893
Capacity Comments: 60,000 feet in 1893
Produced:
Rough Lumber Planed Lumber Crossties Timbers
Lathe Ceiling Unknown Beading
Flooring Paper Plywood Particle Board
Treated Other
Equipment: Sawmill
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Texas & Pacific; St. Louis Southwestern (Cotton Belt).
Historicial Development: Foulks & Hayden were reported, in 1893, to be cutting 60,000 feet daily of lumber.
Research Date: MCJ 03-08-96
Prepared By: M Johnson