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Research: Sawmill Database

Alpha-Numeric Key: AN-56
Corporate Name: Pert sawmill
Local Name:
Owner Name: Pert sawmill
Location: Pert, on a mail route from Neches
County: Anderson
Years in Operation: 1 year
Start Year: 1915
End Year: 1915
Decades: 1910-1919
Period of Operation: 1915
Town: Pert
Company Town: 2
Peak Town Size: 200 in 1915
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: None
Historicial Development: Pert was a community located in Anderson County, on a mail route from Neches. According to Webb, the town in 1915 had sawmills and a population of 200.
Research Date: MCJ 03-06-96
Prepared By: M Johnson