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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: WK-39
Corporate Name: G. F. Murray
Local Name:
Owner Name: G. F. Murray
Location: Unknown
County: Walker
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1907
End Year: 1907
Decades: 1900-1909
Period of Operation: 1907
Town: Unknown
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: Unknown
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Shingles
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: Shingle mill
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: International & Great Northern
Historicial Development: G. F. Murray mortgaged a shingle mill in 1907, referring to it as the old “John Weatherly shingle mill.”
Research Date: MCJ 03-31-96
Prepared By: M Johnson