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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: CK-177
Corporate Name: J. A. White
Local Name:
Owner Name: J. A. White
Location: Unknown
County: Cherokee
Years in Operation: 2 years
Start Year: 1907
End Year: 1908
Decades: 1900-1909
Period of Operation: 1907 to 1908
Town: Unknown
Company Town: 1
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 engine and boiler
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: Sawmill and a carriage
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Unknown
Historicial Development: On April 1, 1907, J. A. White mortgaged for $550 to Mrs. Sally Summers six oxen, two log wagons, a boiler, an engine, a sawmill and a carriage. On March 7, 1908, J. A. White mortgaged for $550 to Mrs. Sally Summers on 40,000 feet of lumber.
Research Date: MCJ 01-26-96
Prepared By: M Johnson