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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: CK-91
Corporate Name: C. L. and W. G. Jowell
Local Name:
Owner Name: C. L. and W. G. Jowell
Location: Unknown
County: Cherokee
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1900
End Year: 1900
Decades: 1900-1909
Period of Operation: 1900
Town: Unknown
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
Power Source: 25-horsepower steam engine
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 with two saws
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Unknown
Historicial Development: C. L. and W. G. Jowell in 1900 mortgaged with J. W. Francis for $1,150 an industrial complex, which included a 25-horsepower steam engine and boiler, a sawmill with two saws, and six oxen.
Research Date: MCJ 01-25-96
Prepared By: M Johnson