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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: CK-199
Corporate Name: J. M. Armwine
Local Name:
Owner Name: J. M. Armwine. Francis & Francis.
Location: Unknown
County: Cherokee
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1889
End Year: 1889
Decades: 1880-1889
Period of Operation: 1889
Town: Unknown
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: Unknown
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Lumber, cotton, cornmeal
Sawmill Pine Sawmill Hardwood Sawmill Cypress Sawmill
Planer Planer Only Shingle Paper
Plywood Cotton Grist Unknown
Power Source: 10-horsepower steam 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, gin, and grist mill
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Unknown
Historicial Development: J. M. Armwine bought from Francis & Francis for $800 in 1889 a gin condenser, a saw and grist mill, twelve oxen, and a 10-horsepower Ames steam engine and boiler.
Research Date: MCJ 01-26-96
Prepared By: M Johnson