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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: SA-138
Corporate Name: Maxey Brothers and Byrne
Local Name:
Owner Name: Maxey Brothers and Byrne. Andrews Brothers.
Location: Unknown
County: San Augustine
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1911
End Year: 1911
Decades: 1910-1919
Period of Operation: 1911
Town: Unknown
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: Unknown
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Lumber and crossties
Sawmill Pine Sawmill Hardwood Sawmill Cypress Sawmill
Planer Planer Only Shingle Paper
Plywood Cotton Grist Unknown
Power Source: Chandler and Taylor 10-inch by 12-inch 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 sawmill
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: Unknown
Historicial Development: On 19 June 1911 Maxey Brothers and Byrne mortgaged with Andrews Brothers for $140 ten thousand feet of 6-inch by 8-inch by 8-foot railroad crossties, one Chandler and Taylor 10-inch by 12-inch steam engine, and a circular sawmill.
Research Date: MCJ 02-19-96
Prepared By: M. Johnson