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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: PA-82
Corporate Name: J. W. Goode & W. S. Chadwick
Local Name:
Owner Name: J. W. Goode & W. S. Chadwick. N. S. Harris. M. A. Jordan.
Location: Unknown
County: Panola
Years in Operation: 2 years
Start Year: 1907
End Year: 1908
Decades: 1900-1909
Period of Operation: 1907 to 1908
Town: Unknown
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: Atlas boiler and an Ames steam engine
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, Sabine Valley & Northwestern, became Texas & Gulf in 1905, at Carthage
Historicial Development: On November 27, 1907, N. S. Harris mortgaged with M. A. Jordan for what was apparently the Jordan sawmill, according to Panola County records. Equipment included the sawmill, an Atlas boiler, an Ames steam engine, and other fixtures at the sawmill. J. W. Goode and W. S. Chadwick, on October 21, 1908, mortgaged with N. S. Harris for his sawmill, including an Atlas 44-inch by 14-foot boiler and an Ames 10-inch by 12-inch steam engine. The amount was $610.18.
Research Date: MCJ 02-08-96
Prepared By: M Johnson