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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: CK-116
Corporate Name: E. H. Williamson and Wm H. Homes
Local Name:
Owner Name: E. H. Williams and Wm H. Homes
Location: Unknown
County: Cherokee
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1900
End Year: 1900
Decades: 1900-1909
Period of Operation: 1900
Town: Unknown
Company Town: 1
Peak Town Size: Unknown
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Rough and finished lumber
Sawmill Pine Sawmill Hardwood Sawmill Cypress Sawmill
Planer Planer Only Shingle Paper
Plywood Cotton Grist Unknown
Other
Power Source: Steam boilers and 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
Produced:
Rough Lumber Planed Lumber Crossties Timbers
Lathe Ceiling Unknown Beading
Flooring Paper Plywood Particle Board
Treated Other
Equipment: Ames 10-inch by 15-inch steam engine, one 48-inch by 12-foot boiler, a sawmill, a Nagle 9-inch by 12-inch steam, a 40” x12-foot boiler, a Hall & Brown #2 1/2 Mississippi planer, sheds, houses connected with the sawmill, a resaw, two log wagons, a blacksmi
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Unknown
Historicial Development: E. H. Williamson and Wm H. Homes bought from W. C. Dunbar for $2,500 the following plant: an Ames 10-inch by 15-inch steam engine, one 48-inch by 12-foot boiler, a sawmill, a Nagle 9-inch by 12-inch steam, a 40-inch by 12-foot boiler, a Hall & Brown #2 1/2 Mississippi planer, sheds, houses connected with the sawmill, a resaw, two log wagons, a blacksmith shop, and twenty oxen. Payments of $625 were due each ninety days.
Research Date: MCJ 01-25-96
Prepared By: M Johnson