Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: HE-14
Corporate Name: Frank McCurley
Local Name:
Owner Name: Frank McCurley
Location: Chandler
County: Henderson
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1966
End Year: 1966
Decades: 1960-1969
Period of Operation: 1966
Town: Chandler
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: Unknown
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Rough and dressed lumber
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 and planer
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Unknown
Historicial Development: According to Samson's Directory of Wood-Using and Related Industries in East Texas 1966, the Frank McCurley sawmill service worked with less than eight employees. The plant manufactured rough and dressed lumber.
Research Date: MCJ 05-04-96
Prepared By: M. Johnson