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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: SA-22
Corporate Name: Bailey & Kimono
Local Name:
Owner Name: W. M. Bailey. Ed Kimmon.
Location: Unknown
County: San Augustine
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1921
End Year: 1921
Decades: 1920-1929
Period of Operation: 1921
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: 7-inch by 12-inch steam engine with 38-inch by 10-foot boiler
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: Unknown
Historicial Development: For $788, in 1921, W. M. Bailey bought a small sawmill. This apparently is the mill he bought from Ed Kimmon. It included a sawrig, all accessories. He bought for $488.78 a new boiler and engine identified as a complete Houston Stanwood & Gamble model.
Research Date: MCJ 02-19-96
Prepared By: M. Johnson