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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: SM-11
Corporate Name: Bullard Gin & Crate Factory
Local Name:
Owner Name: Bullard Gin & Crate Factory
Location: On the border of the counties of Smith and Cherokee.
County: Smith
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1934
End Year: 1934
Decades: 1930-1939
Period of Operation: 1934
Town: Bullard
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: 700 in 1928; 850 in 1934.
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Crates and boxes
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: Planing mill and crate factory
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: St Louis Southwestern
Historicial Development: The Bullard Gin & Crate factory was listed in the Lumbermen's Credit Rating Book, October 1934.
Research Date: MCJ 04-16-96
Prepared By: M. Johnson