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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: RU-39
Corporate Name: Graham Brothers
Local Name:
Owner Name: Graham Brothers
Location: Flanagan
County: Rusk
Years in Operation: 3 years
Start Year: 1905
End Year: 1907
Decades: 1900-1909
Period of Operation: 1905 to 1907
Town: Flanagan
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: 69 in 1905
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Lumber
Sawmill Pine Sawmill Hardwood Sawmill Cypress Sawmill
Planer Planer Only Shingle Paper
Plywood Cotton Grist Unknown
Other
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
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, Sabine Valley & Northwestern, became Texas & Gulf in 1905
Historicial Development: Graham Brothers operated a lumber mill at Flanagan in Rusk County in 1905 according to the Reference Book of the Lumbermen's Credit Association for January 1905 and in the 1907 LCA credit listing.
Research Date: MCJ 02-12-96
Prepared By: M Johnson