Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: HO-112
Corporate Name: O. W. Ellisor
Local Name:
Owner Name: O. W. Ellisor
Location: Crockett
County: Houston
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1934
End Year: 1934
Decades: 1930-1939
Period of Operation: 1934
Town: Crockett
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: 2612 in 1905; 9000 in 1928; 4441 in 1934
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Rough and finished lumber; shingles
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: Saw and planing mills
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: International & Great Northern
Historicial Development: O. W. Ellisor was operating in Crockett in 1934, according to a trade journal listing.
Research Date: JKG 12-10-93, MCJ 02-20-96
Prepared By: J. Gerland, M. Johnson