Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: HD-21
Corporate Name: Davis & Son Lumber Company
Local Name:
Owner Name: Davis & Son Lumber Company
Location: Votaw
County: Hardin
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1966
End Year: 1966
Decades: 1960-1969
Period of Operation: 1966
Town: Votaw
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: Unknown
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Rough and dressed lumber, other manufacturing
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: Sawmill
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Unknown
Historicial Development: Nelson Samson listed the Davis & Son Lumber Company at Votaw in his directory for 1966. It milled rough and dress lumber plus other items of manufacturing.
Research Date: MCJ 03-13-96
Prepared By: M. Johnson