Southern Cotton Oil Company - Wikipedia
Southern Cotton Oil Company, also known as Columbia Mill, was a historic cottonseed oil complex located at Columbia, South Carolina. The complex was built between 1887 and 1919. The complex was built between 1887 and 1919.
Abandoned Mississippi: Port Gibson Oil Works ...
The mill ran for 120 years, which townspeople say is longer than any other cotton-oil mill anywhere. It was the town's biggest private employer, its biggest taxpayer and the last vestige of an industry that once made Port Gibson one of the richest little towns in America.