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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: PK-56
Corporate Name: J. H. Devine
Local Name:
Owner Name: J. H. Devine
Location: Cleveland
County: Polk
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1907
End Year: 1907
Decades: 1900-1909
Period of Operation: 1907
Town: Cleveland
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: 302 in 1906, 5000 in 1928
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: 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: Gulf Coast & Santa Fe, and Houston East & West Texas
Historicial Development: J. H. Clayton was listed in the 1907 edition of the Reference Book of the Lumbermen's Credit Association.
Research Date: MCJ 02-27-96
Prepared By: M Johnson