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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: SJ-36
Corporate Name: J. H. Parker
Local Name:
Owner Name: J. H. Parker
Location: Unknown
County: San Jacinto
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1966
End Year: 1966
Decades: 1960-1969
Period of Operation: 1946
Town: Unknown
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: Probably 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, 3-block carriage 14-feet long, a saw mandrel, three circular saws
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Unknown
Historicial Development: J. H. Parker mortgaged, in 1946, his sawmill outfit to the Huntsville State Bank.
Research Date: MCJ 02-23-96
Prepared By: M. Johnson