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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: MA-13
Corporate Name: Connor Campbell Lumber Company
Local Name:
Owner Name: Connor Campbell Lumber Company
Location: Lasater
County: Marion
Years in Operation: 2 years
Start Year: 1908
End Year: 1909
Decades: 1900-1909
Period of Operation: 1909
Town: Lasater
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
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: Louisiana & Arkansas (Kansas City Southern)
Historicial Development: The Connor Campbell Lumber Company, according to the Southern Industrial and Lumber Review of January 1909, recently incorporated. Its main sales office would be located at Winnsborough [Winnsboro], and a 30,000-feet mill will be erected at Lasater at a cost of $15,000.
Research Date: MCJ 05-04-96
Prepared By: M Johnson