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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: WK-59
Corporate Name: J. G. Standley sawmill
Local Name:
Owner Name: J. G. Standley sawmill
Location: Phelps
County: Walker
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1905
End Year: 1905
Decades: 1900-1909
Period of Operation: About 1905
Town: Phelps
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: 67 in 1905
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: 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: Sawmill
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: International & Great Northern
Historicial Development: The J. G. Standley sawmill was listed in a 1905 credit-rating journal but not in the LCA 1907 reference book.
Research Date: MCJ 03-31-96
Prepared By: M Johnson