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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: NA-119
Corporate Name: Floyd Wallace
Local Name:
Owner Name: Floyd Wallace
Location: Cushing
County: Nacogdoches
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1934
End Year: 1934
Decades: 1930-1939
Period of Operation: 1934
Town: Cushing
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: 3,000 in 1928; 1000 in 1934
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: Southern Pacific
Historicial Development: The Lumbermen's Credit Rating Book, October 1934 notes that this sawmill was operating in Cushing. This may be the Floyd Wallace of 1924, in Cherokee County, who was operating a home-consumption sawmill on White Oak Creek. Wallace also bought the Summers-Tucker Lumber Company sawmill at Red Flat Community in 1938.
Research Date: MCJ 02-10-96
Prepared By: M Johnson