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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: MO-50
Corporate Name: Crockett & Jones
Local Name:
Owner Name: J. M. Crockett and Percy Jones
Location: H. L. Middleton survey, four and a half miles southeast of Magnolia
County: Montgomery
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1918
End Year: 1918
Decades: 1910-1919
Period of Operation: 1918
Town: Southeast of Magnolia
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: Circular sawmill with a shotgun steam feed, one edger and sheds
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Access to International & Great Northern
Historicial Development: J. M. Crockett and Percy Jones sold their for $4,200 in cash and notes.
Research Date: MCJ 03-19-96
Prepared By: M Johnson