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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: OR-11
Corporate Name: Guyton & Phillips
Local Name:
Owner Name: J. D. Guyton & Dr. C. E. Phillips
Location: Orange
County: Orange
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1914
End Year: 1914
Decades: 1910-1919
Period of Operation: 1914
Town: Orange
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: Unknown
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: Unknown
Historicial Development: The Gulf Coast Lumberman reported on October 15, 1914, that the sawmill firm of Guyton & Phillips were building a facility at Orange. This complex may not have been completed, for American lumberman at that time were restricted by the government from exporting materials to the warring powers in Europe.
Research Date: MCJ 03-23-96
Prepared By: M. Johnson