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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: MA-9
Corporate Name: Charles Bennet
Local Name:
Owner Name: Charles Bennet
Location: Lasater
County: Marion
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1905
End Year: 1905
Decades: 1900-1909
Period of Operation: 1905
Town: Lasater
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: 103in 1905
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: 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
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: the Missouri, Kansas & Texas
Historicial Development: The firm of Charles Bennet appeared in the January 1905 Reference Book of the Lumbermen's Credit Association (Chicago) but not in its 1907 listing.
Research Date: MCJ 05-04-96
Prepared By: M Johnson