H. G. Butler & Co.

36" gauge

Headquarters: Knoxville, MS

Mill Location: Knoxville, MS ( Franklin County)

Mill Capacity: 0,000 ft/day 

Years of Operation: 1896-1900

Miles Operated

Locomotives Owned: 1




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History by Gil Hoffman and Tony Howe:

Horace G. Butler operated a sash, door & blind mill at Knoxville, MS on the Y&MV Railroad. In 1900, this mill was moved to Dayton, in Amite County.



















ROSTER by Gil Hoffman: 


1      2T Shay     Lima 512     4-1896     26    2-7x12     29300

Purchased new.

Sold to Birmingham Rail & Locomotive Co., Birmingham, AL; to Industrial Lumber Co., Vinton, LA, on 1-29-00.





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