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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: SA-110
Corporate Name: J. O. Noble & Son
Local Name:
Owner Name: J. O. Noble
Location: About eight miles east of San Augustine
County: San Augustine
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1897
End Year: 1897
Decades: 1890-1899
Period of Operation: 1897
Town: East of San Augustine
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: Unknown
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Lumber and ginned cotton
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. Cotton Mill.
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: None
Historicial Development: J. O. Noble & Son mortgaged a multi-purpose steam mill on a $349.57 note made out to E. A. Blount. It included the sawmill, a gin feeder and condenser, a steam boiler and engine, a cotton press, and all attachments.
Research Date: MCJ 02-19-96
Prepared By: M. Johnson