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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: SA-84
Corporate Name: Goodwin & Thomas
Local Name:
Owner Name: C. C. Goodwin
Location: Unknown
County: San Augustine
Years in Operation: 2 years
Start Year: 1906
End Year: 1907
Decades: 1900-1909
Period of Operation: 1906 to 1907
Town: Unknown
Company Town: 1
Peak Town Size: Commissary and tenant housing
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Lumber
Sawmill Pine Sawmill Hardwood Sawmill Cypress Sawmill
Planer Planer Only Shingle Paper
Plywood Cotton Grist Unknown
Power Source: Steam
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: In August 1906, according to county records, C. C. Goodwin mortgaged a half interest in an Ames boiler, a Houston Standard and Gamble steam engine, a sawmill an edger, a log wagon, and in the commissary of the Goodwin and Thomas sawmill, located at the mill site. In 1907, according to county records, C. C. Goodwin mortgaged to B. S. Ferguson “all the tenant houses, commissary, houses, mill sheds, dollyways, etc.”
Research Date: MCJ 02-19-96
Prepared By: M. Johnson