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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: CK-144
Corporate Name: George Hemby
Local Name:
Owner Name: George Hemby. Bob Don Hemby.
Location: Unknown
County: Cherokee
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1955
End Year: 1955
Decades: 1950-1959
Period of Operation: 1955
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: UD-14 diesel engine
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 and an edger
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Unknown
Historicial Development: Bob Don Hemby, subject to a prior lien of $1,149, sold a sawmill with an edger and a UD-14 diesel engine to George Hemby.
Research Date: MCJ 01-25-96
Prepared By: M. Johnson