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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: TR-27
Corporate Name: Sabine Lumber Remanufacturing Company
Local Name:
Owner Name: Sabine Lumber Remanufacturing Company. P. T. Sanderson, president; J. W. Reynolds, vice-president; and F. D. Wherritt, secretary-treasurer.
Location: Trinity
County: Trinity
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1928
End Year: 1928
Decades: 1920-1929
Period of Operation: 1928
Town: Trinity
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: 856 in 1905, 3000 in 1928
Mill Pond:
Type of Mill: Boxes and crates
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: Unknown
Company Tram:
Associated Railroads: International & Great Northern
Historicial Development: The Sabine Lumber Company, a holding operation of the Thompson Brothers and other lumber companies and facilities in East Texas, opened a box and crate factory at Trinity in 1928.
Research Date: MCJ 02-22-96
Prepared By: M. Johnson