Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: PA-93
Corporate Name: Lacy & Allison
Local Name:
Owner Name: Lacy & Allison
Location: Unknown
County: Panola
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1907
End Year: 1907
Decades: 1900-1909
Period of Operation: 1907
Town: Unknown
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: Unknown
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Lumber
Sawmill Pine Sawmill Hardwood Sawmill Cypress Sawmill
Planer Planer Only Shingle Paper
Plywood Cotton Grist Unknown
Power Source: A 20-horsepower steam engine on a 20-horsepower Cornish boiler on wheels
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: Portable Farquahar sawmill
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Texas, Sabine Valley & Northwestern, became Texas & Gulf in 1905, at Carthage
Historicial Development: The firm of Lacy & Allison mortgaged with Farquahar & Co, Ltd., for a 20-horsepower Ajax center-crank steam engine, a 20-horsepower Cornish boiler on wheels, a #3 Farquahar sawmill, and a Farquahar log turner. The steam engine was mounted on the portable boiler.
Research Date: MCJ 02-08-96
Prepared By: M Johnson