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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: GG-4
Corporate Name: Albert Sanders and Will Pruitt
Local Name:
Owner Name: Albert Sanders and Will Pruitt
Location: Will Pruitt's place
County: Gregg
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1906
End Year: 1906
Decades: 1900-1909
Period of Operation: 1906
Town: Will Pruitt's place
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: Steam
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
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Texas & Pacific
Historicial Development: Albert Sanders and Will Pruitt had their sawmill located at Will Pruitt's place. They contracted with Flewellen & Castleberry to ship their rough cut to the Flewellen & Castleberry planer at Longview Station.
Research Date: MCJ 04-19-96
Prepared By: M Johnson