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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: SH-4
Corporate Name: A. D. Estes
Local Name:
Owner Name: A. D. Estes
Location: Unknown
County: Shelby
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1882
End Year: 1882
Decades: 1880-1889
Period of Operation: 1882
Town: Estes
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: Unknown
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Rough 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: Mill
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Unknown
Historicial Development: The Shelby County Records of Marks & Brands reveal that A. D. Estes lived at Estes Mill. He had registered his marks for hogs, cattle, and sheep.
Research Date: MCJ 02-29-96
Prepared By: M Johnson