West Virginia Logging Railroads
Maintained by Max S. Robin, P.E. (email: m_robin@cheatriver.com)
Mill Name Railroad Name Location County State App. Years Owned by Gauge Miles RR Locos Cars Skidders Loaders Source Notes  
Alton Lumber Co. name unknown Alton/Buckhannon Upshur WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 band & 10 circular sawmills handled under contract at various location;dimension stock, timbers
American Column & Lumber Co. name unknown St. Albans (mill@Colcord) Kanawha WV ? - 1907 - ? 42" 9 2 20 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed. 40,000 ft.capy.
American Column & Lumber Co. name unknown St. Albans (mill@Ward) Kanawha WV ? - 1907 - ? 36" 5 1 16 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed. 40,000 ft.capy.
American Column & Lumber Co. name unknown Stark Boone WV ? ~ 1924 ~ ? Hdq.: Columbus. OH ? 25 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 double band - 80,000 ft.capy.;60# rail;cross ties, switch ties, furn.& auto.dim.stock, lath, oak, hardood timbers
Appalachian Land & Lumber Co. name unknown Wheeling WV ? - 1909 - ? 1909 Russel Wheel & Foundry Co.,Detroit MI,1909 Catalog,list of customers,Pattern 2 log cars
Arlington Lumber Co. name unknown Beulah Randolph WV ? - 1907 - ? 36" (tram) 4 1 18 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed. 40,000 ft.capy.
Mssrs. August & Young name unknown August WV 1899 - ? The Durbin Route,Wm. Price McNell, 2nd Printing, Revised Ed., June 2000
Babcock Coal & Coke Co. Mann's Creek Ry. Sewell Fayette WV ~ - 1921 - ? Babcock Lumber Co. 36" Ron Lane's corresp. w/BLC - letter dated 2/18/21 30,000,000 ft.annual capy.;band - 100,000 ft.capy
Babcock Lumber & Boom Co. name unknown Buckhannon Upshur WV ? - 1924 - ? Pittsburg, PA Std. 50 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 2 band, 150,000 ft.capy.total;60# rail;crossties,timbers
Babcock Lumber & Boom Co. Lime Rock RR Davis Tucker WV 1907 - 1924 | Std. 35 8 65 BLC letter to Ron Lane dated 2/18/21 WV Geological Survey, Vol.5,1911,Forestry & Wood Industries;1910 American Lumberman Drectory,3rd Ed.;band - 120,000 ft.capy.
Babcock Lumber & Boom Co. \|/ 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory per 1921 Babcock publication, 36,000,000 ft.annual capy.
Bailey, E. K. name unknown Bluefield Mercer WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 20,000 ft.capy.
Barney, J.D. Winchester & Western RR Wardensville Hardy WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 planing
Bayard Lumber Co. name unknown Bayard Grant WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 20,000 ft.capy.;ash,basswood,beech,birch,butternut,cherry,chestnut,cucumber,hemlock,hickory,hard & soft maple,oak
Beaver Creek Lumber Co. Davis Tucker 1900 band
Beaver Lick Lumber Co. Ronceverte Greenbrier WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 pine
Beaver Lumber Co. Beverly Randolph WV ? - 1907 - ? Hdq.: Shamokin, PA tram 1 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip Register 40,000 ft.capy.
Beaver Lumber Co. name unknown Camden-on-Gauley Webster WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 15,000 ft.capy.
Beckley Lumber & Supply Co. name unknown + C&O + VGN Beckley Raleigh WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 planing - 5,000 ft.capy.
Beckwith, Joel name unknown Freeport WV ? - 1891 - ? 36" Climax owner records
Beckwith, T. B. name unknown + VGN Princeton Mercer WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 12,000 ft.capy.;various, crossties, staves timbers
Bell Creek Lumber Co. name unknown Dixie Nicholas WV ? - 1924 - ? Std. 9 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 band - 25,000 ft.capy.;25# rail;crossties,lath,timbers
Bemis, J. M. Bemis Randolph WV
Bemis, J.M., & Son Fishing Hawk RR Bemis Randolph WV ? - 1924 - ? Hdq.: Bradford, PA Std. 25 2 25 1 Clyde 1 McGiffert So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 band - 50,000 ft.capy.;planing - 40,000 ft.capy.;40, 56 & 60# rail;box shooks,lath
Bemis Lumber Co. Bemis Randolph WV 2
Bender, John I. name unknown Burnsville Braxton WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 3 circular - 20,000 ft.capy.total;crossties, heading, staves
Benson, G. M. Albright Ry. Bruceton Mills Preston WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 6,000 ft.capy.;timbers
Berwind Lumber Co. name unknown + N&W Berwind McDowell WV ? - 1924 - ? Hdq.: Philadelphia, PA ? 10 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory So.Lbr.Dir.of Am.Saw.& Planing Mills,4th Ed.,1924;band - 40,000 ft.capy.;crossties
Birch Valley Lumber Co. Strouds Creek & Muddlety RR Tioga Nicholas WV 1916 --> 1945 Std. 20 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 two band - 80,000 ft.cap.;planing - 15,000 ft.capy.;40 & 60# rail;ash,basswood,beech,birch,cherry
Blackwater Boom & Lumber Co. Davis Tucker WV 1887 - 1893 ? Hist.of the Lbr.Business at Davis, WV 1885-1927 WV Geological Survey, Vol.5,1911,Forestry & Wood Industries
Blackwater Lumber Co. Davis Tucker WV 1893 - 1905 ? Hist.of the Lbr.Business at Davis, WV 1885-1927 WV Geological Survey, Vol.5,1911,Forestry & Wood Industries
Blue Jay Lumber Co. Raleigh & Pocohontas RR Blue Jay Raleigh WV ? - 1924 - 1942 Std. 50 15+ 2 Lidgerwood 2 Barnhart 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory So.Lbr.Dir.of Am.Saw & Planing Mills,4th Ed.,1924;double band-50,000 ft.capy.hardwood,75,000 ft.capy.softwood;50# rail;crossties
Blue Jay Lumber Co. name unknown Dugout WV ? - 1909 - ? 1909 Russel Wheel & Foundry Co.,Detroit MI,1909 Catalog,list of customers,Pattern 70 log cars
Bluestone Land & Lumber Co. name unknown + VGN Bluefield Mercer WV ? - 1924 - ? Std. So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 12,000 ft.capy.;various
Board Lumber Co. name unknown Charleston (mill@Lumberman) Kanawha WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 band - 35,000 ft.capy.;crossties,lath, timbers
Bock, M. P., Lumber Co. Arbovale Pocahontas WV ? - 1901 - ? Std. Shay owner records The Durbin Route,Wm. Price McNell, 2nd Printing, Revised Ed., June 2000
Bond, W. C., Lumber Co. name unknown Thomas / Wilsonia Tucker WV ? - 1897 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Boone Timber Co. name unknown Chaleston (mill@)Clothier) Kanawha (Logan) WV ? - 1907 - ? 36" 6 2 20 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed.
Boone Timber Co. name unknown Chaleston (mill@)Clothier) Kanawha (Logan) WV ? - 1913 - ? Std. 20 Climax owner records (B-35, s/n 1223 blt 6/13 del. Std.Gauge);1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory
Booth, John, & Son name unknown Belington Barbour WV ? - 1924 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 circular - 3,000 ft.capy.;crossties
Bowman Lumber Co. St. Albans Kanawha WV ? 42" Climax owner records
Brady Lumber Co. name unknown Elkins Randolph WV ? - 1917 - ? ? 2
Bradhaw, John Valley Falls Marion WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 oak
Bridgeport Lumber & Construction Co. name unknown + B&O + MP&R Elec. Rys. Bridgeport Harrison WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 planing
Brown & Hill Lumber Co. name unknown Montes Randolph WV 1907 - 1935 Std. 4 1 11 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed. 50,000 ft.capy.
Brown Lumber Co. name unknown Belington Barbour WV ? - 1909 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Brown Lumber Co. name unknown Piedmont (mill @Belington) Mineral (Barbour) WV ? - 1907 - ? 36" 4 1 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed. Climax owner records;25,000 ft.capy.
Brown, M. M. & D. D. name unknown Elkins Randolph WV ? - 1917 - ? Std. 15 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory Climax owner records
Brown, P. L.. & W. F. name unknown Madeline Pocahontas WV ? - 1907 - ? Std. 5 2 10 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed. 1909 Russel Wheel & Foundry Co., Detroit MI, 1909 Catalog, list of cust., Pattern 24 log cars;Shay owner records;50,000 ft.capy
Brown, R. L., Lumber Co. WV ? - 1901 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Buckhannon Lumber Co. name unknown Frenchton Upshur WV ? - 1907 - ? ? 4 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed.
Buckhannon River Lumber Co. Buckhannon Upshur WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR;March 1,1890 poplar, oak
Buena Vista Hardwood Co. name unknown Stony Bottom Pocohontas WV 1901 - ? The Durbin Route,Wm. Price McNell, 2nd Printing, Revised Ed., June 2000
Buffalo Creek Lumber Co. near Widen Clay WV ? - 1924 - ? 36" Climax owner records
Buffalo Lumber Co. Bayard Grant WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 hardwoods, spruce
Burger, Thomas, & Sons Co. name unknown Douglas WV ? - 1910 - ? Shay owner records
Burks - Arrow Lumber Co. Glen Morgan Ry. Flat Top Raleigh WV ? - 1924 - ? Hdq.:W.M.Ritter Lumber Co. Std. So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 cirular - 15,000 ft.capy;basswood,chestnut,locust,red & white oak,poplar
Burks - Arrow Lumber Co. Columbus, OH
Bush & Brothers, T. Brittain Taylor WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 hardwods, poplar, oak
Butler, James Proctor Wetzel WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 poplar,oak, hemlock, walnut
Byers-Menkin Lumber Co. name unknown + C&O;VGN Beckley Raleigh WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 planing
Cabell, Albert name unknown + C&O Chapmanville Logan WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 15,000 ft.capy.
Caflish Lumber Co. Morgantown & Kingwood Ry. Albright Preston WV ? - 1924 - ? assoc.w/Kendall Lumber Co.? Std. 10 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 band - 30,000 ft.capy;planing - 20,000 ft. capy ;45-60# rail; crossties, furniture dimension stock, lath, staves, oak timber
Caflish Lumber Co. Hamilton WV ? Std. Climax owner records
Campbell Lumber Co. Marlinton & Camden RR / Campbell Lumber Co. Marlinton Pocahontas WV 1905 - ? Std. 13 3 46 Benjamin F. G. Kline;1910 Amer.Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed. MSR&LHA, Inc. 1/85 Calandar photo by Charles Lynch
Camp Run Lumber Co. Camp Run Lumber Co. Camp Run Braxton WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 band - 50,000 ft.capy.;furniture dimension stock
Carney, A. O. ??? NYC Poca Putnam WV ? - 1924 - ? Std. So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 15,000 ft.capy.;basswood, beech, birch, chestnut, hemlock, hickory, hard & soft maple, red & white oak
Carney, W. M., Mill Co. WV Std. Shay owner records
Chaffey, R. name unknown William Tucker WV ? - 1907 - ? 42" 8+5mi.consid. 2 16 1 Decker 1 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Register 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed.;50,000 ft.capy.;40 & 30# rail
Chaffey, R. R. Chaffey Logging RR Bemis Randolph WV ? - 1924 - ? Std. Goin' Up Gandy; Don Teter; 1977
Chambers, Joseph name unknown - Ry. At Survezer Dameron Raleigh WV ? - 1924 -? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 10,000 ft.capy.;crossties
Charleston Lumber Co. ??? B&O;C&O;NYC Charleston Kanawha WV ? - 1924 - ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 planing; oak flooring, interior trim
Chemical & Helvetia RR Selbyville WV ? 36" 2 Heisler owner records
Cherry River Boom & Lumber Co. Cherry River Boom & Lumber Co. Richwood Nicholas WV 1907 Std. 100 13 380 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed. 150,000 ft.capy.
Cherry River Boom & Lumber Co. Cherry River Boom & Lumber Co. Gauley Mills Webster WV 1917 Hdq.:Philadelphia, PA Std. 20 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory
Cherry River Boom & Lumber Co. Cherry River Boom & Lumber Co. Holcomb Nicholas WV ? - 1917 - ? Hdq.:Philadelphia, PA Std. 10 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory
Cherry River Boom & Lumber Co. Cherry River Boom & Lumber Co. Richwood Nicholas WV ? - 1924 ? Hdq.:Scranton, PA Std. 15 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 band - 90,000 ft.capy.;planing - 50,000 ft.capy.;50# rail;lath,timber
Citizens Lumber Co. under construction in 1907 Parkersburg Wood WV 1907 - ? ? 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed.
Clay Lumber Co. Middlefork Kanawha WV ? - 1914 - ? Peter Carroll, et al Std.(?) Shay owner records
Clay Lumber Co. (Clay County) Porter's Creek & Gauley RR Porter & Adonija Clay WV 1895 ~ 1907 Peter Carroll, et al 36" ~20 4 - 6 50 Light Iron & Short Ties VI-4,Wayne Lincoln Reorganized into Wilderness Lumber Co./Nallen/Fayette County - conn. via Mann's Creek RR to C&O Sewell Valley branch
Clay Lumber Co. (Clay County) Tramway, possibly used small Climax Porter (nee' Dismal) Clay WV 1894 - Peter Carroll 36" Climax owner records
Coketon Lumber Co. ??? Bemis Randolph WV
Cole & Crane Craneco/Logan Logan WV ? - 1913 - ? Std. Climax owner records Clyde built McGiffert owner records
Coleman Timber Co. Pratt (mill at Bald Knob) Kanawha WV ? - 1924 -? Std. So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 12-15,000 ft.capy.;various, timbers
Coketon Lumber Co. name unknown Fishing Hawk WV ? - 1909 - ? 1909 Russel Wheel & Foundry Co., Detroit MI, 1909 Cat., list of cust., Pattern 26 log cars
Commonwealth Lumber Co. Commonwealth Lumber Co/Glenray & Richwood RR Glenray Summers WV ? - 1910 - ? Std. 12 2 40 Climax owner records MSR&LHA, Inc. 9/85 calander, J. W. McClung photo, courtesy of Thomas W. Dixon, Jr.;1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed.
Commonwealth Lumber Co. Alderson Monroe WV ? - 1906 - ? Std. Climax owner records
Condon Lane Boom & Lumber Co. Dry Fork RR Horton Randolph WV ? - 1907 - ? Hdq.:Philadelphia, PA Std. 41 4 60 1 American Climax owner records;1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Reg.;1909 Russel Wheel & Foundery Co.,Detroit MI,1909 cat.,list of cust.,Pattern 26 log cars;75,000 ft.capy;35-50# rail
Condon Lane Boom & Lumber Co. 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Register
Condon Lane Boom & Lumber Co. Dry Fork RR Whitmer Randolph WV ? - 1904 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Courtney, D. G. Red House Sholes WV ? - 1891 - ? 60" So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 double band - 80,000 ft.capy;planing - 20,000 ft.capy; 60# rail; furniture dimension stock, mop handles, lath, timbers
Cottrill, H. B. name unknown Gormania Grant WV ? - 1924 - ? Std. So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 6,000 ft.capy.;ash,basswood,chestnut,cucumber,hemlock,hickory,locust,maple,red/white oak,spruce;crossties,lath,furn.dim.stk.
Craig, George / Craig, George, & Sons name unknown Winterburn Pocahontas WV 1905 - ? Std. 8 2 10 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed. 75,000 ft. capy
Cranberry RR name unknown Seebert Pocahontas wv ? - 1906 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Crawford & Yothers name unknown Elkins Randolph WV ? - 1917 - ? Std. 6 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory
Crawley Lumber Co. ??? C&O Chapmanville Logan WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 band - 35,000 ft.capy.
Crescent Lumber Co. name unknown Naugatuck Mingo WV ? - 1907 - ? ? 2 1 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed.
Crescent Lumber Co. name unknown Clay Clay WV ? - 1907 - ? Hdq.: Marietta, OH ? 5 1 10 1 American So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 60,000 ft.capy.
Crescent Lumber Co. name unknown Cresmont Clay WV ? - 1910 - ? Hdq.: Marietta, OH 36" 7 1 15 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed.
Croft Lumber Co. Alexander & Rich Mtn./Alexander & Eastern RR Alexander Upshur WV ~1908 ~1937 Hdq.: Philadelphia, PA Std. 30 7 ~24 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 Climax owner recods;double band-80,000 ft.capy;planing-20,000 ft.capy;60# rail;furn.dimension stock,mop handles,lath,timbers
Croft Lumber Co. Alexander & Eastern RR Suncrest Randolph WV ~1892 - ~1940 More than one name 36" 15 2
Crosbey & Beckley Algoma McDowell WV ? - 1905 - ? 36" (?) Climax owner records
Crosfield, W. ??? B&O Berkley Springs Morgan WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 5,000 ft.capy.;furniture, dimension stock, handles
Crouch, E.H., Lumber Co. ??? C&O;VGN Beckley Raleigh WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 planing
Cruse Lumber Co. Gauley Ry. + K&M + C&O Gauley Bridge Fayette WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 band - 30,000 ft.capy.;basswood,beech,cherry,chestnut,hickory,hard & soft maple,red & white oak,poplar
Curry & Bittner Lumber Co. Roaring Creek RR Mabie Randolph WV ? - 1907 - ? Hdq.: Connellsville, PA Std. 5 2 9 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed. 30,000 ft.capy.
Cutler & Savinge Lumber Co. Roaring Creek Junction WV ? - 1882 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Cutright, I. G. ??? Buckhannon Upshur WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 10,000 capyy;oak dimension stock
Dana Lumber Co. Dana Kanawha WV ? - 1907 - ? 4' 10" 4 1 10 1 Barnhart 35,000 ft.capy.;40# rail
Dana Lumber Co. Nada WV ? - 1911 - ? Hdq.: Charleston, WV Std. 3 1 6 1 Goodyear 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Register Climax Owner's Records;circular - 25,000 ft.capy.;40# rail
Dana Lumber Co. Imboden & Odell Swiss WV ? - 1907 - ? Hdq.: Charleston, WV Std.(?) 3 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Register circular
Davis Lumber Co. name unknown + B&O Centralia Braxton WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 band - 40,000 ft.capy.;planing;crossties,lath,staves,timbers
Deer Creek Lumber Co. Deer Creek WV 1910 - ? The Durbin Route,Wm. Price McNell, 2nd Printing, Revised Ed., June 2000
Delphi Lumber Co. name unknown Holly Jct. & Cowen Webster WV ? - 1924 - ? Std. 3 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 Climax owner records;1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory;circ.-50,000 ft.capy.;planing;box shooks,crossties,lath,timbers,furn.,dimension stock
DeRan Lumber Co., Inc. DeRan Lumber Co. Clover Lick Pocahontas WV 1905 ~ 1910 Std. 9 1 5 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed. The Log Train,Vol. 2 Number 4; 1983;Benjamin F. G. Kline;2 - 35,000 ft.capy.;50 & 56# rail
Dimension Lumber Co. name unknown Logan Logan WV ? - 1910 - ? Hdq.:American Lumber Co. 42" 10 2 20 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed. 40,000 ft.capy.
Dimension Lumber Co. name unknown Foley Logan WV ? - 1910 - ? Herkimer, NY 36"wd.tram 10 2 18 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed. 40,000 ft.capy.
Dixie Lumber Co. name unknown Charleston Kanawha WV ? - 1909 - ? 1909 Russel Wheel & Foundry Co.,Detroit MI,1909 Catalog,list of customers,Pattern 21 log cars
Donaldson Lumber Co. name unknown Charleston (mill@Anthony) Greenbrier WV ? - 1910 - ? ? 9 1/2 1 13 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed. 30,000 ft. capy.
Droney, J. H., Lumber Co. Watoga Nicholas WV 1906 - ? Std. Shay owner records The Durbin Route,Wm. Price McNell, 2nd Printing, Revised Ed., June 2000
Droney, J. R. Watoga Nicholas WV 1906 - ? Std. Climax owner records
Dunlevie, E. V. Thornwood Pocahontas WV 1905 - ? The Durbin Route,Wm. Price McNell, 2nd Printing, Revised Ed., June 2000
Dry Fork Lumber Co. Dry Fork Lumber RR / Central WV & Southern Laneville Tucker WV ? - 1905 - ? Std. 1909 Russel Wheel & Foundry Co., Shay owner records;2 - 35,000 ft.capy.;50 & 56# rail
Dry Fork Lumber Co. Detroit MI,1909 Catalog,list of customers,Pattern 24 log cars
Dyer, Osar ??? Brabant Wayne WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 6,000 ft.capy.;crossties, sawed veneers
Eakin Lumber Co. Fenwick Nicholas WV ? - 1928 - ? Std.
East River Lumber Co. Bluefield WV ? 36" Climax owner records
Economy House & Materials Co. ??? Bluefield Mercer WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 planing
Elk Lick Lumber Co. name unknown Hambleton Tucker WV ? - 1910 - ? Std. 10 1/2 1 13 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed. 1909 Russel Wheel & Foundry Co.,Detroit MI,1909 Catalog,list of customers,Pattern 40, 70 log cars
Elk River Coal & Lumber Co. Elk River Coal & Lumber Co. Dundon (mill@Swandale) Clay WV 1916 - 1963 Std. 5 3 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory Climax owner records
Elk River Stave Co. Holly & Stephenson Ivydale (mill@Whetstone) Clay WV ? - 1907 - ? 36" 3 wood tram 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed. Climax builders records;12,000 ft.capy.
Elkins Pail & Lumber Co. name unknown Elkins Randolph WV ? - 1907 - ? ? 7 (?) 1 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Register 35,000 ft.capy.;25# rail
Ely - Thomas Lumber Co. Ely - Thomas Lumber Co. Camden-on-Gauley Webster WV ? 36" Climax owner records
Ely - Thomas Lumber Co. Ely - Thomas Lumber Co. Fenwick Nicholas WV >1928 - 1963 nee' Eakin Lbr. Co. Std.
Ely - Thomas Lumber Co. Ely - Thomas Lumber Co. Jetsville Nicholas WV ? - 1916 - 1963 36" Climax owner records
Ely - Thomas Lumber Co. Ely - Thomas Lumber Co. Werth Nicholas WV ? Std. Golden Seal (WV Culture & History mag.)
Ely, Ralph H., Co. ??? Buckhannon Upshur WV ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 25,000 ft.capy.
Ely, Ralph H., Co. Camden-on-Gauley Webster WV ? 36" Climax owner records
Enterprise Marine Dock Co. ??? Mason WV ? - 1924 - ? Std.
English Lumber Co. name unknown Dry Branch Kanawha WV ? - 1917 - ? Hdq.: Charleston, WV ? 2 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory
English - Ott Lumber Co. name unknown Charleston Kanawha WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 15,000 ft.capy.;elm, hemlock, locust, red & white oak
Eubanks, J. J. name unknown Ojay WV ? Std. Climax owner records
Fetch & Hitchcock Lizemore's Clay WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr. WV Sawmill w/Log RR;March 1,1890 hardwoods; shipping station: Gauley
Fewsmith, C.K. Parkersburg Wood WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr. WV Sawmill w/Log RR;March 1,1890 mill near Cairo;oak, pine, poplar
Flannagan, S. P. name unknown Flint Randolph WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 10,000 capy.;beech,birch,chestnut,hard maple,red oak,crossties
Flint, Erving & Stoner Lumber Co. Dunlevie (aka Thornwood) Pocahontas WV ? - 1910 Hdq.:Pittsburg, PA Std. 12 2 40 1 Barnhart 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Register 75,000 ft.capy.;60 & 40# rail
Flynn Lumber Co. name unknown Swiss Nicholas WV ? - 1913 - ? ? 8 Golden Seal (WV Culture & History mag ) 1907-08 American Lumberman Directory;1909 Russel Wheel & Foundery Co.,Detroit MI,1909 Cat.,list of cust.,Pattern 24,26 log cars;50,000 ft.capy.;
Forman, Allen, & Son name unknown at Terra Alta, WV Amboy Preston WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 5,000 ft.capy.;planing, lath & shingle mills
Gibson Lumber Co. Masontown WV ? - 1910 - ? Std. Climax owner records
Gillfillan, Neil & Co. Neil WV ? - 1907 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Glade Creek Coal & Lumber Co. Glade Creek Hamlet Fayette (mill @ Charleston) WV ? - 1936 pur. by Babcock Lumber Co. Std. 5 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 band - 30,000 ft.capy;planing;80# rail;crossties, lath, staves, timbers, vehicle dimension stock
Glade Creek Coal & Lumber Co. (crossed New R.on bridge to jcn. w/C&O) in 1928 or 1929 Std. & Climax owner records
Glade Fork Lumber Co. Glady Randolph WV ? - 1907 - ? Hdq.:Hagerstown, Md Std. 9 2 14 1 American 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Register 50,000 ft.capy.;40# rail
Glady Lumber Co. name unknown Elkins WV ? - 1909 - ? 1909 Russel Wheel & Foundry Co.,Detroit MI,1909 Catalog,list of customers,Pattern 2 log cars
Greenbrier Lumber Co. Greenbrier Lumber Co. Neola Greenbrier WV ? - 1907 - ? Std. 12 1 20 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed. 60,000 ft.capy.
Greenbrier River Lumber Co. name unknown Marlinton/Stony Creek Pocahontas WV 1900 -? Std. The Durbin Route,Wm. Price McNell, 2nd Printing, Revised Ed., June 2000
Glenray Lumber Co. Glenray WV ? Std. Climax owner records
Griffin, P.P. Clawson Pocahontas WV ? - 1907 - ? Hdq.: Lock Haven, PA 36" 7 2 12 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Register 18,000 ft.capy.
Griffith Lumber Co. Trace WV ? - 1925 - ? 36" Climax owner records
Grove City Lumber Co. nr. Droop Mountain WV 1903 - ? The Durbin Route,Wm. Price McNell, 2nd Printing, Revised Ed., June 2000
Gwinn, C. B. Sewell Valley RR Lockridge Summers WV ? - 1928 - ? Std. So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 6,000 ft.capy.;crossties
Guyan Co. Fenwick (Guyan?) Nicholas (Wyoming) WV ? - 1917 - ? Std. Climax owner records
Guyan Lumber Co. name unknown Herndon Wyoming WV ? - 1924 - ? Std. 22 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 band - 35,00 ft.capy.;30-50# rail;hickory,hard&soft maple,red&white oak,poplar;crossties,furniture dimension stock,lath,hardwood flooring
Hackney, T. L. Glady Randolph WV ? - 1885 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Hall, Thomas, Lumber Co. name unknown Marmet Kanawha WV ? - 1924 - ? Hdq.: Charleston, WV ? 7 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 band - 40,000 ft. capy.;25 - 35# rail;dimension stock, timbers
Hall, Thomas, Lumber Co. name unknown Selbe Boone WV ? - 1924 - ? Hdq.: Charleston, WV ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 band - 35,000 ft. capy.;beech,birch,buckeye,cherry,chestnut,hemlock,hickory,locust,hard & soft maple,red & white oak,poplar,walnut
Hammill Lumber Co. name unknown Meadow Bridge Fayette WV ? - 1924 - ? Hdq.: Charleston, WV ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 band - 35,000 ft. capy.;beech,birch,buckeye,cherry,chestnut,hemlock,hickory,locust,hard & soft maple,red & white oak,poplar,walnut
Harmon, D.H. Big Creek Ry. Banco Logan WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 5,000 ft.capy.
Hardman Lumber Co. name unknown Elkins (mill@Cassanova) Randolph (Webster) WV ? - 1924 - ? Std. (?) WM Property Map c.1931-1935 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924;circular-30,000 ft.capy.;ash,bass,beech,birch,chestnut,hickory,maple,oak,poplar
Harmount, Hall & Co. Custis Braxton WV ? - 1917 - ? ? 6 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory
Harper, W. W. ??? Buckhannon Upshur WV ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 6,000 ft.capy.
Harris, W. A., Lumber Co. Williamson WV ? - 1894 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Hart Brothers Machine Co. name unknown Clarksburg WV ? - 1909 - ? 1909 Russel Wheel & Foundry Co.,Detroit MI,1909 Catalog,list of customers,Pattern 24 log cars
Harter Brothers Lumber Co. Pocahontas Central RR of W.Va. Harter Pocahontas WV 1903 -? 42" 4 1 6 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed. LOG TRAIN ARTICLE;The Durbin Route,Wm.Price McNeel,2nd Printing,Revised Ed.,2000;band - 20,000 ft.capy.
Hastings, J. M., Lumber Co. Jacksonburg WV ? Std. Climax owner records
Hazens & Co. Terra Alta WV ? - 1891 - ? 36" Climax owner records
Heckmer & White Lumber Co. Gillespie WV ? - 1901 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Henderson Land & Timber Co. Hamlet (?) WV Std. Shay owner records
Henderson Lumber Co. Anthony Greenbrier WV 1903 - ? The Durbin Route,Wm. Price McNell, 2nd Printing, Revised Ed., June 2000
Henderson, Alexander Seng WV ? - 1891 - ? 36" Climax owner records
Henry Waggy Lumber Co. Sutton Braxton WV ? - 1905 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Hewett, D. E., Lumer Co. unknown Cabell(mill also@Kermit WV) Huntington (Mingo) WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 band - 35,00 ft.capy.;ash,basswood,beech,birch,buckeye,butternut,cestnut,cucumber,elm,black gun,hemlock,hickory;cross ties,timbers
Highland Lumber Co. Charleston, WV Std.
Highland Lumber Co. Seth WV ? - 1914 - ? Lackawanna Coal & Lbr. Co. Std. Shay owner records
Himmelrich, W. H. Lumber Co. Belington Barbour WV ? - 1897 - ? Std. Climax owner records
Hiner, C. E., Co. ??? Buckhannon Upshur WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 10,000 capy.;planing;oak dimension stock;box shooks, timbers, furniture veicle dimension stock
Hinkle, William Bellton Marshall WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 hardwoods, oak, poplar
Hollen, L. M. Emory Mineral WV ? - 1890 - ? Potomac Lumber Co. ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 oak, poplar, hardwood
Holley Lumber Co. Parkersburg WV ? - 1910 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Holly Lumber Co. Pickens & Addison Ry. Co. (1903) Pickens Randolph WV 1900 - 1910 36" 20 3 22 Haven in the Hardwoods; 1971 30# rail
Holly Lumber Co. Haven in the Hardwoods;Arnold E. Nelson; 1971
Holt Lumber Co. name unknown Walkerville Lewis WV ? ~ 1924 ~ ? ? 15 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 20,000 ft.capy.;plaining - 10,000 ft.capy.;20, 30, 40# rail;crossties,furn.dim.stock, broom handles, lath, timbers
Huntley Lumber Co. Neola WV
Horsecreek Lumber Co. Julian WV ? - 1907 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Hosterman Lumber Co. Hosterman Pocahontas WV 1902 - ? The Durbin Route,Wm. Price McNell, 2nd Printing, Revised Ed., June 2000
Howard Lumber Co. Cowen Webster WV ? - 1916 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Hoover Brothers Frank Pocahontas WV 1902 - ? The Durbin Route,Wm. Price McNell, 2nd Printing, Revised Ed., June 2000
Hudkins, J. H. ??? B&O Belmont Pleasants WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 3,000 ft.capy.;planing mill, edgers
Hulings Lumber Co. Hulings (renamed Hambleton) Tucker WV 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 WV Geological Survey, Vol.5,1911,Forestry & Wood Industries;poplar,hemlock,spruce,cherry,oak
Huddleston, A. E. White Sulphur Springs Greenbrier WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 pine, oak
Hutchinson Lumber Co. Huntington WV ? - 1918 - ? 36" Climax owner records
Hutchinson Lumber Co. Sevy Bridge WV ? - 1913 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Hutchinson, M. Elton Summers WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 poplar, oak, ash; shipping station: New Richmond
Hutchison Lumber Co. Huntington, WV
Hutchison Lumber Co. Meadow Bridge, WV
Hutchison Lumber Co. Ruthbell Lbr. Co.
Hutchison Lumber Co. Elkins, WV
Hutchison Lumber Co. Meadow Bridge Fayette WV ? - 1910 - ? Seaman Lbr. Co. Std. Shay owner records
Hutchison Lumber Co. Meadow Bridge Fayette WV ? - 1916 - ? Hammill Lbr. Co. Std. Shay owner records
Interstate Cooperage Co. Gassaway WV ? - 1910 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Interstate Cooperage Co. Shock WV ? - 1924 - ? 36" Climax owner records
Interstate Lumber Co. name unknown Charleston WV ? - 1909 - ? 1909 Russel Wheel & Foundry Co.,Detroit MI,1909 Catalog,list of customers,Pattern 2 log cars
Island Creek Coal Co. IslandCreek Coal Co. Holden Logan WV ? - 1917 - ? Std. 9 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory
Iron Mountain & Greenbrier RR Iron Mountain & Greenbrier RR White Sulphur Springs WV 1901 - 1912 Std. 34 The Log Train, Vol.19 #1, Iss.#73,
Iron Mountain & Greenbrier RR Todd Fenstermacher
Irvin E. Michael ??? B&O Berkley Springs Morgan WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 2 circular - 8,000 ft.capy.;planing mill
James Teets ??? Baker Hardy WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 6,000 ft.capy;crossties, lath
Joe Creek Lumber Co. name unknown Comfort Boone WV ? - 1917 - ? Std. 9 1 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory Shay owner records
John Booth & Son ??? B&O;WM Belington Barbour WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 3,000 ft.capy.
John Raine & Co. Millpoint or Seebert WV ? - 1907 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Johnson & Co., J. N. Meadow Creek Station Summers WV ? - 1890 - ? Owen Bearse ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 poplar, oak, ash
Kanawha Dock Co. ??? Point Pleasant Mason WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 10,000 ft.capy.;planing mill, edgers, dry kilns;white oak, poplar
Kellys Creek Lumber Co. ? WV ? Std. Climax owner records
Kendall Lumber Co. Albright Preston WV ? - 1905 - ? assoc. w/Caflish Lumber Co.? Std. Shay owner records
Kendall Lumber Co. Cheat Haven Preston WV 1895 - 1897 36" Climax owner records
Kendall Lumber Co. name unknown Cheat Haven ` WV ? Std. 2 1 McGiffert (?) Heisler owner records;Shay 2 (c/n 3114,11/6/20[?]) Benjamin F. G. Kline Collection
Keys Fannon Lumber Co. Herndon WV ? - 1901 - ? 36" Climax owner records
Keystone Manufacture Co. (Flint) name unknown Elkins Randolph WV ? - 1910 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Keystone Manufacture Co. name unknown Elkins Randolph WV ? - 1917 - ? Std. 12 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory
Keystone Manufacture Co. (Erwin) name unknown Elkins Randolph WV ? - 1920 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Kiar (?), Kirby & Liny (?) Lumber Co. Hinton WV ? - 1910 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Kingwood Lumber Co. Caddell or Kingwood WV ? - 1892 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Lamb - Fish Lumber Co. Charleston Kanawha WV ? Std. 1 Heisler owner records
Laurel Fork Logging RR Laurel Fork Logging RR Jenningston WV ? - 1924 - ? Std. Goin' Up Gandy; Don Teter; 1977
Leatherwood Lumber Co. Altman (or Morroco) WV ? - 1901 - ? Std. Climax owner records
Lewis, W.S. Hinton Summers WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 hardwoods, hemlock
Lewis Brothers Lumber Co. Glady Randolph WV ? 36" (?) Climax owner records
Lewis Lumber Co. name unknown Albright Preston WV ? - 1907 - ? ? Shay owner records
Lookout Lumber Export Co. name unknown Lookout Fayette WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 20,000 ft.capy.;crossties,timbers,vehicle dimension stock
Logan Planing Mill Co. name unknown Logan (mill at Mar, WV) Logan WV ? - 1926 - ? Std. 2 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 Climax owner records;band - 35,000 ft.capy.;planing;ash,basswood,beech,birch,buckeye,chestnut,elm,hickory,hard maple,oak,poplar
Lutz, D. E. Beverly Randolph WV ? - 1907 - ? WoodTram 15 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Register 40,000 ft.capy.
Mabie Lumber Co. Maibe WV Std. Shay owner records
Mace Brothers Lumber Co. Hacker Valley RR Hacker Valley Webster WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 12,000 ft. capy.;ash,basswood,beech,birch,cherry,chestnut,cucumber,blk.gum,hickory,maple,red & white oak,poplar,walnut
Mankin, L. E. name unknown + C&O Alderson Monroe WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular & stave - 15,000 ft.capy;crossties, staves, timbers, furniture & dimensional stock
Mankin, R., Lumber Co. Fireco WV Std. Shay owner records
Marble, C. W., & Co. name unknown Flatwoods Braxton WV ? - 1924 - ? tram RR So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 10,000 ft.capy.;ash,basswood,beech,birch,chestnut,black gum,red & white oak,polar,walnut;crossties
Maryland Lumber Co. Honeydew, WV Std. Shay owner records
Maryland Lumber Co. Denmar Pocahontas WV ? Std. Climax owner records
Maryland Lumber Co. Denmar Pocahontas WV ? - 1910 - ? Raine Lbr. Co. Std. Shay owner records
Maryland Lumber Co. Denmar Pocahontas WV 1910 - ? Std. 12 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory The Durbin Route,Wm. Price McNell, 2nd Printing, Revised Ed., June 2000
Mason, W. H., Lumber Co. Elkins Randolph WV 1913 - 1953 Std. Climax owner records
Maurer Lumber Co. ??? Durbin Pocahontas WV ? - 1905 - ? ? circular
Mayton Lumber Co. Pickens & Hacker Valley RR Pickens Randolph WV 1945 Henry Spies et al; later owned 36" 1 Heisler owner records MSR&LHA, Inv. 6/85 calandar photo, courtest of Phillip Baggdon
Mayton Lumber Co. by Ralph H.Ely of Frenchton,WV Heisler owner records
McClintock, C.W. Elkhorn McDowell WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 hardwoods, hemlock
McClintock, C.W. Huntington Cabel WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 oak, poplar, hardwood
McComus & Flanagan Frenchville Mercer WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 walnt, oak, pine, hemlock
McConaughy & Co. Burning Springs Wirt WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 poplar,oak, pine
McKevley Wood Products ??? Henry Grant WV
McVey, T. C., Lumber & Tie Co. Sanderson WV Std. Shay owner records
McWhorter, W. T. name unknown - tram logging road Buckhannon Upshur WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 2 circular - 10,000 capy.ft. each;planing;hardwood flooring, hardwood trim
Meadow River Lumber Co. Rainelle Greenbrier WV 1906 - 1971 purchased by Georgia - Std. 10 11 2 Lidgerwood 3 Barnhart So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 3 band-150,000 capy.ft.,planing-50,000 capy.ft;60# rail;crossties,furn.& vehcle dim.stk.,lath,timbers,oak floor(40,000 ft./day),trim,molding
Meadow River Lumber Co. Pacific Corp. 1970
Mearns, W. E. ??? Buckhannon Upshur WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 10,000 capy.ft.;crossties, timbers
Miller & Levering Hambleton Grant WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 hardwoods, spruce, cherry
Miller & Son Hinton Summers WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890
Miller & Whitmer Bugaro WV ? - 1889 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Miller, A. G. Durbin Pocahontas WV ? - 1907 - ? ? 1 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Register 15,000 ft.capy.;40# rail
Miller, A. V. Nada WV ? 42" Climax owner records
Moon Lumber Co. name unknown Curtis Braxton WV ? - 1924 - ? Std. So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 Shay owner records;band - 40,000 ft.capy.;ash,basswood,beech,birch,butternut,chestnut,black gum,hemlock,hickory,hard & soft maple
Moore, Keppel & Co. Middle Fork & Huttonsville RR Ellamore Randolph WV 1905 - ? Hdq.:Garland, PA Std. 30 1 30 1 American 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Register band - 100,000 ft.capy.;60 & 40# rail;ash,basswood,beech,birh,cherry,chestnut,blk.gum,hemlock,hickory,locust,maple,oak,crossties,lath
Moore - Keppel & Co. Middle Fork RR Ellamore Randolph WV ? - 1967 Hdq.:Garland, PA Std. 35 7 1 American 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924;Climax & Heisler owner records
Moore, J.B., & Sons Lumber Co. Gilman Randolph WV ? - 1907 - ? 36" 6 1 15 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Register 25,000 ft.capy.
Moore, J.E., Lumber Co. Rimmel - Docks VA/WV 1913 - 1922 36" 2 The Log Train,Iss.73, 2003,Todd Fenstermacher band
Morgan Lumber Co. Powellton WV ? - 1913 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Morribell Lumber Co. Morribell WV ? - 1905 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Morrison & Bell Morribell WV ? - 1905 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Morrison & Couse Elizabeth Wirt WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 hardwoods, pine
Morrison & Gross near Davis Tucker WV ? Std. Climax owner records
Morton Brothers ??? B&O Camden-on-Gauley Webster WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 20,000 ft.capy.
Morton, E. Frenchville Mercer WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 hardwoods, oak poplar
Mountain Lick Lumber Co. Olive WV ? - 1910 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Mountain State Lumber Co. ? WV ? 36" Climax owner records
Myers, I. Duhring Mercer WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 oak
Natwick - Nixon Co. Athens WV ? - 1906 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Natwick, J. Buffalo Creek & Gauley RR Clay WV ? - WW II - ? Std.
National Mill & Lumber Co. White Sulphur Ry. White Sulphur Springs Greenbrier WV ? - 1924 - ? Std. So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 20,000 ft.capy.;planing - capy.unknown;beech,chestnut,red & white oak,poplar
Neola Lumber Co. Neola WV Std. Shay owner records
New Dominion Lumber Co. Diana Webster WV ? - 1907 - ? ? 6 1 9 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 25,000 ft.capy.;35# rail
New Moorefield Lumber Co. name unknown Moorefield (mill@Oldfields) Hardy WV ? - 1924 - ? 36" So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 Climax owner records;band - 30,000 ft.capy.;chestnut,locust,wht.oak,shortleaf yellow pine,walnut;crossties
New River Lumber Co. Longbottom WV ? - 1924 - ? 42" 4 Climax owner records
New York & West Virginia Lumber Co. Guyandotte Cabell WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 hardwood, oak, butter tubs
Newell Brothers Lumber Co. Braucher WV ? - 1890 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Nichols, H. B., Lumber Co. name unknown Diana Webster WV ? - 1924 - ? ? 4 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circ.-16,000 ft.capy.;35# rail;ash,basswood,beech,birch,cherry,chestnut,black gum;hickory,hard & soft maple,red & white oak,walnut
North Fork Lumber Co. name unknown Nottingham WV ? - 1901 - ? also owned by Wilmouth & Std. Shay owner records
North Fork Lumber Co. McCullough Lbr.Co.-Boyer
North Fork Lumber Co. Boyer Pocohontas WV <1908 - 1917 - ? Std. 20 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory photographs (with attribution & date) in author's collection
Northeast Lumber Co. Huntington WV Std. Shay owner records
Nuzam Lumber Co. name unknown Holly Braxton WV ? - 1924 - ? Std. So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 Shay owner records;circular - 16,000 ft.capy;ash,basswood,beech,birch,buckeye,butternut,chestnut,red/white oak;crossties,timbers
Oak Run Lumber Co. Palmer WV ? - 1901 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Oakland Lumber Co. Orgas WV ? 36" 1 Heisler owner records
Oakwood Lumber Co. Pickens Randolph WV 1912 - 1915 36" Haven in the Hardwoods;Arnold E. Nelson; 1971
Orr, W.N. Newburgh Preston WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 poplar, oak
Otter Creek Boom & Lumber Co. Otter Creek Boom & Lumber Co. Hambleton (nee' Hulings) Tucker WV ? - 1910 - ? David Hutting (?) Std. Shay owner records
Panther Fork Lumber Co. Panther Fork Lumber Co. Indian Camp Upshur WV ? - 1903 - ? Std. Corr. w/Garrett Linger; Reproduction of 1905 map of Upshur County
Pardee & Curtin Lumber Co. Pardee & Curtin Lumber Co. Curtin Nicholas WV ? - 1942 36"/Std(3 rail 60 6 20 1 Barnhart 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory Shay/Climax owner's records;2 dbl.& 1single band-250,000 ft.capy.;40&45# rail;furn.squares,auto rim strips in dim.length stock,lath
Pardee & Curtin Lumber Co. Curtin - Web. So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip Register
Pardee & Curtin Lumber Co. Pardee & Curtin Lumber Co. Clarksburg Harrison WV ? - 1917 - ? other mills@Curtin,Coal Springs) 60 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory
Pardee & Curtin Lumber Co. Sliding 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory
Pardee & Curtin Lumber Co. Pardee & Curtin Lumber Co. Hominy Falls Nicholas WV ? - 1917 - ? 6 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory
Pardee & Curtin Lumber Co. Pardee & Curtin Lumber Co. Sutton Braxton WV ? - 1909 - ? 1909 Russel Wheel & Foundry Co.,Detroit MI,1909 Catalog,list of customers,Pattern 2 log cars
Pardue, Samuel ??? (C&O Ry.?) Banco (mill at Rector) Logan WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 10,000 ft.capy.
Parkersburg Mill Co. Parkersburg Mill Co. Parkersburg Wood WV ~1898 - ? Std. Benjamin F. G. Kline
Parkersburg Tie & Lumber Co. Parkersburg Wood WV ? - 1907 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Parsons Pulp & Lumber Co. Dobbin Grant WV 1900
Parsons Pulp & Lumber Co. Horton Randolph WV ? - 1901 - ? also owned by J.L.Rumbarger Std. Shay owner records
Parsons Pulp & Lumber Co. Lbr.Co. Dobbin, WV
Parsons Pulp & Lumber Co. Horton Randolph WV ? - 1913 - ? also owned by Whitmer Par- Std. Shay owner records
Parsons Pulp & Lumber Co. sons Pulp & Paper Co.
Parsons Pulp & Lumber Co. Horton, WV
Parsons Pulp & Lumber Co. Lanesville Tucker WV ? - 1910 - ? Std. 12 4 40 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed.
Parsons Pulp & Paper Co. name unknown Parsons Tucker WV 1895 - 1909 Tumult on the Mountain, 1964, Roy B. Clarkson
Perley & Crockett Lumber Co. name unknown Jenningston WV ? - 1909 - ? 1909 Russel Wheel & Foundry Co.,Detroit MI,1909 Catalog,list of customers,Pattern 26 log cars
Peters Mountain Lumber Co. name unknown Wilsonia WV ? - 1919 - ? Shay owner records
Peters Mountain Lumber Co. name unknown White Sulphur Springs Greenbrier WV ? - 1919 - ? Shay owner records
Peytona Lumber Co. Accoville(mill also @ Omar) Logan WV ? - 1917 - ? Hdq.:Huntington, WV ? 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory
Peytona Lumber Co. Christian Logan WV ? 36" 2 Climax owner records
Peytona Lumber Co. Peytona Boone WV ? - 1907 - ? Std. 1 Climax owner records
Pickens Lumber Co. Pickens & Hacker Valley RR Pickens Randolph WV 1899 - Henry Spies 36" 4 Haven in the Hardwoods;Arnold E. Nelson; 1971 30# rail
Pocahontas Central RR of WV Harter WV 1906 - 1910 36" (?) Climax owner records
Pocahontas Coal Co. Coalwood McDowell WV ? - 1907 - ? 36" 8 1 10 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Register 40,000 ft.capy.
Pocahontas Lumber Co. Pocahontas RR Burner Pocahontas WV 1903 - 1915 Hdq.: Brookville, PA Std. 11 3 20 1 Barnhart 1910 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip Register WMRHS Blue Mtn Express Vol.#28,#1;band - 65,000 ft.capy.;40# rail
Pocahontas Lumber Co. Pocahontas RR Burner Pocahontas WV ~ - 1917 - ~ " Std. 1 ` Climax owner records MSR&LHA. Inc. Calendar 7/85, Walter C. Casler photo, courtesy of Benjamin F. G. Kline
Porter Lumber Co. name unknown Chelyan Kanawha WV ? - 1917 - ? ? 10 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory Climax owner records
Porterwood Lumber Co. name unknown + WM Porterwood Tucker WV ? - 1924 - ? Std. 12 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 band - 30,000 ft.capy.;40# rail;ash,basswood,beech,birch,cherry,chestnut,elm,black gum,hickory,hard & soft maple,red & white oak;lath
Potomac Lumber Co. Harrison Mineral WV ? - 1890 - ? Hdq.: Pottsville, PA ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 oak, bass, poplar
Potomac Lumber Co. McNeil Hardy WV ? - 1924 - ? Std. Heisler owner records
Potomac Lumber Co. McNeil Hardy WV ? Std. 1 Heisler owner records
Prince E. Lilly Dugout Raleigh WV ? - 1907 - ? ? 1 6 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Register 15,000 ft.capy.;wooden rails
Raine, John, & Co. Stamping Creek WV 1907 - ? The Durbin Route,Wm. Price McNell, 2nd Printing, Revised Ed., June 2000
Raine Lumber Co. name unknown Cloverlick Pocahontas WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 band - 30,000 ft.capy.;chestnut,hemlock,red & white oak,white pine
Raine - Andrews Lumber Co. Glady & Alpena RR Glady / Elklick Randolph WV ? - 1924 - ? Std. 32 3 Goin' Up Gandy; Don Teter; 1977
Raine - Andrews Lumber Co. Glady & Alpena RR Gladwin or Evenwood Randolph WV ? - 1909 - ? Std. 1909 Russel Wheel & Foundry Co.,Detroit MI,1909 Catalog,list of customers,Pattern 24 log cars;Shay owner records
Raine - Andrews Lumber Co. Glady & Alpena RR Evenwood Randolph WV ? - 1907 - 1921 Std. 22 2 12 1 Barnhart 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Register 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory;45,000 ft.capy.;56 & 40# rail
Raine Lumber Co. Sewell Valley RR Honeydew Fayette WV ? - 1924 -? Std. 8 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 band - 35,000 ft.capy.;60# rail;ash,basswood,beech,birch,chestnut,cucumber,hickory,hard & soft maple,red & white oak,poplar
Raleigh Lumber Co. name unknown Fitzpatrick(mills also@Oxley Raleigh WV ? - 1924 - ? Hdq:W. M. Ritter Lumber Co. Std. 10 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 band - 100,000 ft.capy.;Planing - 30.000 ft. capy.;56# rail;furnitue,dimension stock,lath,timbers
Raleigh Lumber Co. and Glen Morgan) Columbus, OH
Raleigh Lumber Co. name unknown Raleigh Raleigh WV ? - 1905 - ? also owned by W.M.Ritter Std. ? 1909 Russel Wheel & Foundry Co.,Detroit MI,1909 Catalog,list of customers,Pattern 40 log cars;Shay owner records
Raleigh Lumber Co. Lbr.Co. Maben, WV
Range Lumber Co. Range Lumber Co. Deer Creek Pocahontas WV ? - 1917 - ? Std. 14 2 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory Heisler owner records
Ranwood Lumber Co. Pickens & Webster Springs RR Pickens Randolph WV 1916 - 1929 36" 12 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 band - 40,000 ft.capy.;35# rail;dimension stock, handles, lath
Rathbone, W. P., Petroleum Ritchie WV ? - 1890 - ? Hdq.: Parkersburg, WV ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 oak, poplar, pine, hickory
Rinard, S. Cranesville WV ? - 1891 - ? 60" 1 Climax owner records
Ringer, H. West Union Doddridge WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 oak, poplar, pine hickory
Rippetoe Lumber Co. Diamond Kanawha WV ? - 1907 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 30,000 ft.capy.;wooden rail
Ritter Hardwood Lumber Co. Sandy Huff McDowell W ? - 1927 - ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924
Ritter, C. L., Lumber Co. Buffalo Creek & Gauley RR Avoca Clay WV ? - 1907 - ? Std. 11 3 25 1 2 Barnhart 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Register band - 80,000 ft.capy.;85# rail
Ritter, C. L., Lumber Co. name unknown Clay Clay WV ? 42" 2 Climax owner records
Ritter, W. M., Lumber Co. name unknown Avondale McDowell WV ? - 1907 - ? Hdq.: Columbus, OH 42" 12 2 25 1 Cody 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Register 1917 Southern Lumbermanm's Directory;circular - 30,000 ft.capy.
Ritter, W. M., Lumber Co. name unknown Berkley WV ? - 1909 - ? | Std. 1909 Russel Wheel & Foundry Co.,Detroit MI,1909 Catalog,list of customers,Pattern 40, 70 log cars;Shay owner records
Ritter, W. M., Lumber Co. name unknown Hurley WV ? - 1900 - ? | Std. 4 Climax owner records
Ritter, W. M., Lumber Co. name unknown Hurley WV 1898 - 1900 \|/ 42" 1 Climax owner records
Ritter, W. M., Lumber Co. name unknown Maben WV ? - 1916 - ? also owned by J.L.Rumbarger Std. Shay owner records
Ritter, W. M., Lumber Co. Lbr.Co. Dobbin, WV 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Register 60,000 - 100,000 ft.capy.;RR under cnstruction
Ritter, W. M., Lumber Co. name unknown Panther WV ? - 1909 - ? Hdq.: Columbus, OH 1909 Russel Wheel & Foundry Co.,Detroit MI,1909 Catalog,list of customers,Pattern 2 log cars
Ritter, W. M., Lumber Co. Winding Gulf RR Estelle Wyoming WV 1907 - ? Hdq.: Columbus, OH ?
Roberts, F.E. ??? C&O;VGN Beckley Raleigh WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 7,000 ft.capy.
Robinson & Freeland River View Fayette WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 oak, poplar
Robinson Lumber Co. Richwood Nicholas WV ? - 1910 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Robinson, L. G. Robinson's Mill Wetzel WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 hardwoods, poplar; shipping station: Mannington
Rockcastle Lumber Co. Seth WV ? - 1913 - ? Std. Climax owner records
Ruley & Brother, J. F. West Union Doddridge WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 poplar, oak
Rumbarger, J.L. name unknown Davis Tucker WV 1885 - 1927 Hdq.: Philadelphia, PA Std. 22 3 38 Hist.of the Lbr. Business at Davis, WV 1885-1927 70,000 ft.capy.;35 & 45# rail
Rumbarger, J.L., Lumber Co. name unknown Dobbins Grant WV ~ 1901 ~
Ruthbell Lumber Co. name unknown Elkins (mill at Palmer, WV) Randolph WV ? - 1924 - ? 36'" So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 Climax & Shay owner records;circ.-15,000 ft.capy.;lath mill;ash,basswood.beech,chestnut,black gum,hickory,locust,hard maple,oak
Ruthbell Lumber Co. name unknown Albright Preston WV ? - 1910 - ? related to Caflisch Lbr.Co. ? ? 10 1910 American Lumberman Directory,3rd Ed.
Sanders & Barker name unknown Banco Logan WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 3 circular - 25,000 ft.capy.;crossties,timbers
Sanders, Robert ??? Banco (loading pt. Big Creek) Logan WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 10,000 ft.capy.
Saxon Line & Lumber Co. name unknown Bluefield Mercer WV ? - 1917 - ? ? 6 1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory
Sigler, W.T., Co. ??? B&O;C&P;WM Piedmont Mneral WV ? - 1924 - ? Std. So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 planing
Searcy, B. F., & Co., Inc. ??? C&O Brooks Summers WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 20,000 ft.capy.
Seaman Lumber Co. name unknown Dingess Mingo WV ? - 1924 - ? Hdq.:Huntington, WV ? 5 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 band - 30,000 ft.capy.;35# rail;oak timbers
Sewell Lumber Co. Landisburg WV ? 36"
Seyler, C. L., Lumber Co. ??? N&W Bluefield Mercer WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 12,000 ft.capy.;crossties, oak timbers
Sharpnack Lumber Co. Hutinton WV ? 36" (?) Climax owner records
Shaw Mineral Co. ??? Shaw Mineral WV
Shevrich, S. D. Lumber Co. Hendriks WV ? - 1882 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Sliger Brothers Jerguson WV ? - 1909 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Smith - Chapman Lumber Co. name unknown Palmer WV ? - 1909 - ? 1909 Russel Wheel & Foundry Co.,Detroit MI,1909 Catalog,list of customers,Pattern 2 log cars
Smith Brothers Planing Mill Co. name unknown Heaters WV ? - 1909 - ? 1909 Russel Wheel & Foundry Co.,Detroit MI,1909 Catalog,list of customers,Pattern 2 log cars
Smoot & Brother, J.. R. Brooks Summers WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 hardwoods, poplar, oak
Smoot Lumber Co. name unknown Cowen Webster WV ? - 1916 - ? Std. 12 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 Shay owner records;band - ft.capy. 30,000;30# rail;crossties,furnitue dimension stock,lath
South Fork Lumber Co. Moorefield Hardy WV ? - 1922 - ? 42" 2 Climax owner records
Spears Lumber Co. Horton Randolph W ? - 1929 formerly Parsons Pulp &
Spears Lumber Co. Lumber Co.
Spice Run Lumber Co. name unknown Locust (south of Denmar) Pocohontas WV ? - 1924 - ? Std. 12 1 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 Climax owner records;MSR&LHA, Inc. 5/85 cal.photo by J. M. McClung, courtesy of Thomas W. Dixon, Jr.;crossties,lath,staves,timbers
Spice Run Lumber Co. Spice Run WV Std. Shay owner records
Spies, Henry Pickens Randolph WV ? - 1904 - ? Std. 1 Shay owner records
St. Lawrence Boom & Manufacturing Co.. Ronceverte Greenbrier WV 1891 - 1893 -?
Stave, R. C., & Lumber Co. Brownsville Lewis or Fayette WV ? - 1907 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Steinbeck & Osborne Blakely (?) WV ? - 1910 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Steinbeck, L. O., Lumber Co. Plymouth WV ? - 1909 - ? Waggy & Harder Lbr. Co. Std. Shay owner records
Steinbeck, L. O., Lumber Co. Sutton, WV Std. Shay owner records
Stroh, O. P. Grafton Taylor WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 oak, poplar; 2 mills
Stony Bottom Lumber Co. unknown Stony Bottom WV 1906 - ? The Durbin Route,Wm. Price McNell, 2nd Printing, Revised Ed., June 2000
Sullivan, J. W. ??? Buckhannon Upshur WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular
Sun Lumber, The, Co. Weston WV ? - 1904 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Swartzwelder, Earl ??? Albright Preston WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 10,000 ft.capy; ship timbers a specialty
Sweetwood, W. B. Montrado Fayette WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 hardwoods, oak, poplar;
Taylor, A. J. ??? Ansted Fayette WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 5,000 ft.capy.
Taylor, Q. C. ??? N&W Anawalt McDowell WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 6,000 ft.capy.
Thompson Lumber Co. Thompson Lumber Co. Davis Tucker WV 1905 - 1907 36"/Std. 10/15 7 110 1 American & Hist.of the Lumber Business at Davis, 1907 American Lumberman Sawmill Equipment Register;MSR&LHA, Inc Calendar 12/85, Benjamin F. G. Kline
Thompson Lumber Co. 1 Decker WV 1885-1924, Ben Thompson WV Geological Survey, Vol.5,1911,Forestry & Wood Industries
Thornhill, J.W. ??? B&O;WM Belington Barbour WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 planing, dry kilns.
Thornwood Lumber Co. Thornwood Lumber Co. Thornwood Pocohontas WV 12/1910 - 9/1913 Std. Shay Logging Locomotives At Cass, WV
Thorny Creek Lumber Co. Thorny Creek Lumber Co. Thornwood Pocohontas WV 1913 - 1920 Std. 2001, Philip V. Bagdon
Tioga Lumber Co. Tioga Nicholas WV 1905 - 1916 Std. Shay owner records
Tolbert Lumber Co. Beckley Raleigh WV ? - 1901 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Tomb Lumber Co. Watoga Nicholas WV ? - 1910 - ? Std. 2 Climax owner records Tumult on the Mountain, 1964, Roy B. Clarkson
Tri-State Lumber Co. Marc Reusser
Tuggle, J. K. Princeton Mercer WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 6,000 ft.capy.; asswood, chestnut, red & white oak, poplar;crossties, tmbers
Van, E., Sickle Co. Trowbridge WV ? - 1909 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Waggy & Harder Lumber Co. Sutton Braxton WV ? - 1905 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Walker, J. S., Lumber Co. Okeefe WV ? - 1900 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Walls, M. F. ??? Albright Preston WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 8,000 ft.capy
Warn Lumber Co. Warn Lumber Co. Warntown WV 1905 - ? Std. Shay owner records The Durbin Route,Wm. Price McNell, 2nd Printing, Revised Ed., June 2000
Warn Lumber Co. Warn Lumber Co. Raywood Pocahontas WV ? - 1924 - ? Std. Shay owner records So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924;band - 70,000 ft.capy.,planing;crossties,lath,staves,timbers,furn.dim.stock
Warn Lumber Co. Warn Lumber Co. Seebert WV ? - 1909 - ? 1909 Russel Wheel & Foundry Co.,Detroit MI,1909 Catalog,list of customers,Pattern 40 log cars
Watson & Co. Barnum Mineral WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 hardwoods, oak, hickory poplar
Welch Brothers Lumber Company Hulings(renamed Hambleton) Tucker WV WV Geolog.Survey,Vol.5,1911,For.& Wood Ind.
West & Harden Lumber Co. White Suphur Springs Greenbrier WV ? - 1924 - ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 10,000 ft.capy.;chestnut,hemlock,hickory,red & white oak,white pine,poplar
West Branch Lumber Co. Centralia Braxton WV ? - 1907 - ? Hdq.: Williamsport, PA ? ? 2 20 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Register 40,000 ft.capy.
West Side Planing Mill Co. ??? Albright Preston WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924
West Virginia Bung Co. Elizabeth Wirt WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 oak, poplar, bungs
West Virginia Hardwood Lumber Co. Jack WV ? - 1897 - ? Std. 3 Climax owner records
West Virginia Midland RR Palmer WV ? last owner Pardee & Curtin 36" 1 Heisler owner records
West Virginia Midland RR Lumber Co. Curtin, WV
West Virginia Spruce Lumber Co. West Virginia Spruce Lumber Co. Cass Pocahontas WV 1900 - 1905 West Va. Pulp & Paper Co. Std. 35 5 80 4 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Register 1909 Russel Wheel & Foundry Co.,Detroit MI,1909 Catalog,list of customers,Pattern 26 log cars;band - 140,000 ft.capy.
West Virginia Pulp & Paper Co. Greenbrier & Elk River RR Cass Pocahontas WV 1905 - 1910 Hdq.: New York City, NY Std. > 50 10 ~ 110 6 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Register band - 140,000 ft.capy.;
West Virginia Pulp & Paper Co. Greenbrier, Cheat & Elk RR Cass Pocahontas WV 1910 - 1928 | Std. > 85 11 ~ 260 5 Lidgerwood 7 Barnhart 3 Amer. Shay owner records
West Virginia Pulp & Paper Co. West Virginia Pulp & Paper Co. Cass Pocahontas WV 1928 - 1942 | Std. > 85 11 ~ 260 5 Lidgerwood 7 Barnhart 3 Amer. Southern Lumberman Dir.of American band - 100,000 ft.capy.;pulp & paper; 65 & 75# rail;mostly spruce;Tumult on the Mountain, 1964 Roy B. Clarkson
West Virginia Pulp & Paper Co. | So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 Cass Saga: On Beyond Leatherbark, 1990 Roy B. Clarkson
West Virginia Pulp & Paper Co. Bemis Randolph WV ? - 1904 - ? | Std. Shay owner records Pulp mill
West Virginia Pulp & Paper Co. Dobbin Grant WV ? - 1904 - ? | Std. 1 Climax owner records
West Virginia Pulp & Paper Co. Davis Tucker WV 1895 - 1919 | Std. Tumult On the Mountains, 1964 Roy B. Clarkson
West Virginia Pulp & Paper Co. Parsons Pulp & Paper Co. Parsons Tucker WV 1902 - 1927 \|/ Std. 1 Tumult On the Mountains, 1964 Roy B. Clarkson
West Virginia Timber Co. Charleston Kanawha WV ? - 1910 - ? Std. 1 Shay owner records
West Virginia Timber Co. Charleston (mill at Serena) Kanawha WV ? - 1907 - ? 36" 20 2 30 1 Decker Climax owner records/1907 American 35,000 ft.capy.;30 & 20# rail
West Virginia Timber Co. Lumberman Sawmill Equip Register
West Virginia Timber Co. Charleston (mill at Vaughn) Kanawha WV ? - 1907 - ? 36" 18 3 40 1 Decker 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Register 60,000 ft.capy.;30# rail
Westerfall, A. C. name unknown Buckhannon (mill at Holly) Upshur WV ? - 1924 - ? ? So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 10,000 ft.capy.;crossties
Whaley, F. H. name unknown Henry Grant WV ? - 1914 - ? Shay owner records
Wheeler Lumber Co. Glady Randolph WV ? - 1910 - ? Std. 2 Climax owner records
White Oak Lumber Co. name unknown Shaw Mineral WV
Whitmer Parsons Pulp & Lumber Co. Central W. Va. & Southern Horton Randolph WV ? - 1913 - ? Robert F. Whitmer Std. Shay owner records
Whitmer Parsons Pulp & Paper Co. Horton Randolph WV ? - 1907 - ? Robert F. Whitmer Std. Shay owner records
Whitmer Sons & Lichtenwalter Co. Switchback WV ? - 1891 - ? 36" 1 Climax owner records
Wildell Lumber Co. Wildell WV ? - 1905 - ? Std. 2 Shay owner records
Wilderness Lumber Co. Wilderness Lumber Co. Nallen Fayette WV ? - 1926 - ? 36" 15 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 Shay owner records;band -100,000 ft.capy.;40# rail;ash,basswood,beech,birch,buckeye,butternut,chectnut;crossties,lath,timbers
Wilmoth, H. J. Boyer Siding Pocahontas WV ? - 1910 - ? Std. Shay owner records
Wilson, M. N. name unknown Elkins Randolph WV ? - 1924 - ? Std. (?) 4 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 circular - 25,000 ft.capy.;bass,beech,birch,buckeye,chestnut,black gum,hemlock,hickory,hard/soft maple,red/wht.oak,poplar,walnut
Wilson Lumber Co. Elkins Randolph WV ? - 1907 - ? 36" 4.5 1 8 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip.Register 25,000 ft.capy.;30# rail
Wilson Lumber Co. Elkins (mill@Mill Creek) Randolph (Randolph) WV ? - 1924 - ? ? 25 So.Lbr.Dir.of Am Saw & Planing Mills:4th Ed.,1924 band - 40,000 ft.capy.;40# rail;furniture dimension stock,lath,staves,white oak timbers
Wilson, George F. Wilson's Mill Grant WV ? - 1890 - ? ? NW Lbr.WV Sawmill w/Log RR,March 1,1890 hardwoods, spruce, hemlock; 3 mills
Wise, F. S. Bartow Pocahontas WV ? - 1910 - ? Std. The Log Train, Vol. 2 Number 4; 198x;Benjamin F. G. Kline
Wise, F. S. Burner WV ? - 1909 - ? 1909 Russel Wheel & Foundry Co.,Detroit MI,1909 Catalog,list of customers,Pattern 2 log cars
Wise, F. S. Clover Lick Pocahontas WV ? - 1910 - ? Std. 6 The Log Train, Vol. 2 Number 4; 198x;Benjamin F. G. Kline;1917 Southern Lumberman's Directory
Wise, F. S. Gertrude Pocahontas WV ? - 1907 - ? Std. 4.5 1 5 1 American 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip Register circular - 50,000 ft.capy.;45# rail
Wise, F. S. The Log Train, Vol. 2 #4, 198x,Benjamin F. G. Kline;The Log Train, Vol. 4 #3; 1986;Gerry Futej
Wise, F. S. Wisetown Pocahontas WV ? - 1910 - ? Std. The Log Train, Vol. 2 Number 4; 198x;Benjamin F. G. Kline
Wood Products Chemical Co. Dingess WV ? Std. 1 Climax owner records
Wood, R. E., Lumber Co. Brakethrough McDowell WV ? - 1907 - ? Hdq.: Baltimore, MD ? 15 2 12 1 Decker 1907 Am.Lumberman Sawmill Equip Register 40,000 ft.capy.
Woodbine Lumber Co. name unknown Woodbine WV ? - 1909 - ? 1909 Russel Wheel & Foundry Co.,Detroit MI,1909 Catalog,list of customers,Pattern 2 log cars
Woods, R. E. Rift WV 1898 - 1905 36" 2 Climax owner records
Woods, R. E. Welch WV 1898 - 1900 36" 1 Climax owner records
Wyoming Lumber Co. Laneville Tucker WV Std. Shay owner records
Yomack Lumber Co. Buckhannon Upshur WV Std. Shay owner records
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