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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: PA-12
Corporate Name: A. G. Selmon
Local Name:
Owner Name: A. G. Selmon
Location: Unknown
County: Panola
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1912
End Year: 1912
Decades: 1910-1919
Period of Operation: 1912
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: 11-inch by 12-inch steam engine
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: Circular #1 Dixie sawmill
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Unknown
Historicial Development: The firm of A. G. Selmon, according to Panola County records, mortgaged to Olie Brooks in the the amount of $375 an 11”x12” Ames steam engine, a #1 Dixie sawmill, and 12” drive belt, and a 52” circular sawmill.
Research Date: MCJ 02-08-96
Prepared By: M Johnson