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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: CK-210
Corporate Name: J. W. Allison
Local Name:
Owner Name: J. W. Allison
Location: Unknown
County: Cherokee
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 and cotton
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: Shingle machine, cotton press and cotton frame.
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Unknown
Historicial Development: On January 8, 1907, J. W. Allison mortgaged to W. Connally for $68 a shingle machine, a cotton press, and a cotton frame.
Research Date: MCJ 01-26-96
Prepared By: M. Johnson