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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: SA-136
Corporate Name: M. P. Henley
Local Name:
Owner Name: M. P. Henley
Location: Unknown
County: San Augustine
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1922
End Year: 1922
Decades: 1920-1929
Period of Operation: 1922
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: Oil
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 with A 15-hp H. P. Fairbanks & Morse Oil engine
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Unknown
Historicial Development: For $245, in 1922, M. P. Henley bought from J. L. Phelps a small sawmill outfit, including all buildings, saws, and all needed for operating the same, 2 sets of lumber buggies, wheels, axles.
Research Date: MCJ 02-19-96
Prepared By: M. Johnson