Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: CK-25
Corporate Name: L. L . Chandler
Local Name:
Owner Name: L. L. Chandler
Location: Unknown
County: Cherokee
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1911
End Year: 1911
Decades: 1910-1919
Period of Operation: 1911
Town: Unknown
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: Unknown
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Pine lumber and cornmeal
Sawmill Pine Sawmill Hardwood Sawmill Cypress Sawmill
Planer Planer Only Shingle Paper
Plywood Cotton Grist Unknown
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
Rough Lumber Planed Lumber Crossties Timbers
Lathe Ceiling Unknown Beading
Flooring Paper Plywood Particle Board
Treated Other
Equipment: Sawmill, grist mill
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Unknown
Historicial Development: L. L. Chandler, on January 13, 1911, mortgaged to R. T. Chandler for “1 sawmill complete, 1 grist mill complete.” It is not known if this is the Chandler Brothers operation at Gallatin.
Research Date: MCJ 01-24-96
Prepared By: M. Johnson