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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: CK-339
Corporate Name: S. and N. Hicks
Local Name:
Owner Name: S. and N. Hicks. J. E. Bagley.
Location: Unknown
County: Cherokee
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1887
End Year: 1887
Decades: 1880-1889
Period of Operation: 1887
Town: Unknown
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: Unknown
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Lumber, cornmeal
Sawmill Pine Sawmill Hardwood Sawmill Cypress Sawmill
Planer Planer Only Shingle Paper
Plywood Cotton Grist Unknown
Power Source: Erie 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
Rough Lumber Planed Lumber Crossties Timbers
Lathe Ceiling Unknown Beading
Flooring Paper Plywood Particle Board
Treated Other
Equipment: #4 Eureka & Ferguson sawmill, an Eureka grist mill
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Unknown
Historicial Development: J. E. Bagley sold one of his sawmills to the Hicks in 1892. Equipment included an Erie boiler and engine, a #4 Eureka & Ferguson sawmill, an Eureka grist mill, a circular saw, belting, and six oxen.
Research Date: MCJ 01-31-96
Prepared By: M. Johnson