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1835

There were 15 sawmills in West Virginia

Other events that happened on or around 1835

1875

The first band sawmill began operation in West Virginia

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1880

There were 400 sawmills in West Virginia

Other events that happened on or around 1880

1909

Timber production in West Virginia reached its long-time record of 1.5 billion board feet

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1920

There were 398 sawmills operating in West Virginia

Other events that happened on or around 1920

2004

There were 161 commercial sawmills in West Virginia

Other events that happened on or around 2004


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