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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: CK-32
Corporate Name: A. J. Mixon
Local Name:
Owner Name: A. J. Mixon
Location: Unknown
County: Cherokee
Years in Operation: 2 years
Start Year: 1900
End Year: 1901
Decades: 1900-1909
Period of Operation: 1900 and 1901
Town: Unknown
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: Two steam engines
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 with a circular saw
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Unknown
Historicial Development: On November 9, 1900, and February 7, 1901, A. J. Mixon mortgaged to Dilley for $600 on equipment, including a 36-inch by 10-inch Atlas boiler, a Skinner & Wood 8-inch by 10-inch steam engine, a sawmill with a circular saw, and fifty feet of belting.
Research Date: MCJ 01-24-96
Prepared By: M Johnson