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Tuber Planter - 430

Tuber Planter - 430

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The Shaver sawmill, circa late with its flumes, used to convey rough cut lumber from the sawmill to the finishing mill in Clovis, 42 miles away.

1917 Logging ..... Steam donkey near Menzie's Bay Willamette 12x14 high speed Duplex yarder and loader, known at the Bloedel, Stewart and Welch operation as the Riley Combination Yarder and Loader. 65-ton Shay locomotive in background.

Steam donkey near Menzie's Bay Willamette high speed Duplex yarder and loader, known at the Bloedel, Stewart and Welch operation as the Riley Combination Yarder and Loader. Shay locomotive in background.

Brennan Creek Log Flume, 1918 - log rides were inspired by the flumes that conveyed logs from mountaintop sawmills to railroad depots miles away using flowing water

Brennan Creek Log Flume, 1918 - log rides were inspired by the flumes that conveyed logs from mountaintop sawmills to railroad depots miles away using flowing water-SR

Two Horse Power  Michigan circa 1890s. "Logging a big load."

This picture was taken in the and shows a group of loggers hauling a heavy load. It is hard to even picture how they got the logs stacked that high. It is also hard to imagine how they keep it from tipping over. Not to mention the poor horses!