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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: HA-30
Corporate Name: E. B. Blalock
Local Name:
Owner Name: E. B. Blalock
Location: Woodlawn or Wood Lawn
County: Harrison
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1915
End Year: 1915
Decades: 1910-1919
Period of Operation: 1915
Town: Wood Lawn or Woodlawn
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: Unknown
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Yellow pine, red oak, and white oak lumber
Sawmill Pine Sawmill Hardwood Sawmill Cypress Sawmill
Planer Planer Only Shingle Paper
Plywood Cotton Grist Unknown
Other
Power Source: Probably steam
Horse Mule Oxen Water
Water Overshot Water Turbine Diesel Unknown
Pit Steam Steam Circular Steam Band
Gas Electricity Other
Maximum Capacity: 10000: 1915
Capacity Comments: 10,000 feet daily
Produced:
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: E. B. Blalock was reported in 1915 to be daily cutting 10,000 feet of yellow pine, red oak, and white oak lumber at Wood Lawn (or Woodlawn).
Research Date: MCJ 02-05-96
Prepared By: M Johnson