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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: NA-113
Corporate Name: Ed Weatherby
Local Name:
Owner Name: Ed Weatherby
Location: Fifteen miles northwest of Nacogdoches on Naconiche Creek, north of Fitzie
County: Nacogdoches
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1919
End Year: 1919
Decades: 1910-1919
Period of Operation: 1919
Town: North of Fitzie
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: 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
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Houston East & West Texas
Historicial Development: The sawmill of Ed Weatherby was located on Naconiche Creek, about fifteen miles north of Nacogdoches. He shipped lumber from a switch near Fitze.
Research Date: MCJ 02-10-96
Prepared By: M Johnson