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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: PK-58
Corporate Name: J. M. Green
Local Name:
Owner Name: J. M. Green
Location: Lamont
County: Polk
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1907
End Year: 1907
Decades: 1900-1909
Period of Operation: 1907
Town: Lamont
Company Town: 1
Peak Town Size: 106 in 1906
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Yellow pine 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 and general store
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Houston East & West Texas
Historicial Development: J. M. Green was listed in the 1907 issue of the LCA and may have bought out the Lamont Lumber Company plant, which had been cutting 60,000 feet daily in 1906. This may be a misprint for J. M. Greer.
Research Date: MCJ 02-27-96
Prepared By: M. Johnson