Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: HO-91
Corporate Name: L. G. Williams
Local Name:
Owner Name: L. G. Williams
Location: Unknown
County: Houston
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1906
End Year: 1906
Decades: 1900-1909
Period of Operation: 1906
Town: Unknown
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: Unknown
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Rough and finished lumber
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 and planing mill
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Unknown
Historicial Development: L. G. Williams was sawmilling in Houston County in 1906. In December that year he mortgaged his sawmill, a planer/matcher, a steam engine, head blocks, sawdogs, an edger, a saw, a planing machine, and a saw mandrel to Geo E. Dilley & Son.
Research Date: MCJ 2-20-96
Prepared By: M Johnson