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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: AG-38
Corporate Name: Amos Hodge
Local Name:
Owner Name: Amos Hodge
Location: On Sandy Creek, near Zavalla
County: Angelina
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1901
End Year: 1901
Decades: 1900-1909
Period of Operation: 1901
Town: Zavalla
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: Unknown
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Lumber
Sawmill Pine Sawmill Hardwood Sawmill Cypress Sawmill
Planer Planer Only Shingle Paper
Plywood Cotton Grist Unknown
Other
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
Produced:
Rough Lumber Planed Lumber Crossties Timbers
Lathe Ceiling Unknown Beading
Flooring Paper Plywood Particle Board
Treated Other
Equipment: Sawmill
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Texas and New Orleans
Historicial Development: Guy Croom wrote that Amos Hodge owned a sawmill at Zavalla in 1901.
Research Date: JKG 11-29-93, MCJ 01-9-96
Prepared By: J. Gerland, M. Johnson