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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: SA-79
Corporate Name: G. C. Mitchell
Local Name:
Owner Name: G. C. Mitchell
Location: In the county
County: San Augustine
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1948
End Year: 1948
Decades: 1940-1949
Period of Operation: 1948
Town: In the county
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: Unknown
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Finished 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: Planer
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Unknown
Historicial Development: According to San Augustine County records in 1948, G. C. Mitchell mortgaged to First National Bank for $2,042.50 his planer machine, trimmer, saws, pulleys, shafts, motors, and a 114'x30' building.
Research Date: MCJ 02-19-96
Prepared By: M. Johnson