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Industries

Lumbering and pulp processing


Male 'chaser' stands on top a 'cold deck' pile of lumber, ready to unhook a new arrival dragged from the woods by cable

Male "chaser" stands on top a "cold deck" pile of lumber, ready to unhook a new arrival dragged from the woods by cable
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Male driver checks the load of lumber on his truck

Male driver checks the load of lumber on his truck
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Crane lifting cut planks of lumber for loading onto flat barges

Crane lifting cut planks of lumber for loading onto flat barges
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Sawmill in operation

Sawmill in operation
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Logs moving on a slack line from the cut area

Logs moving on a slack line from the cut area
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Logs being loaded on ship, 'Madras City' at a dock

Logs being loaded on ship, "Madras City" at a dock
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