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Wednesday, September 30, 2009
Saturday, September 26, 2009
Station 1 - Your Home for the Winter.
The cook at the door of his camboose camp.
I notice this house had no window.
Fireplace for cooking and heater on winter time.
Yup this is a bed. I don't think i can sleep on this bed.
Station 2 - My Fine Beauties.
A teamster leasing his horse out of the stable.
Home for Beauties (Horse).
Station 3 - The Skill (and the waste) of it all.
The tools they use.....to
cut this. Yup by hand.
Station 4 - Through Snowy Wood to Frozen Lakes.
Horses at left power the jammer to lift log up onto the log sleigh.
Station 5 - Preparing the way.
Using a patent plow to clear a haul road.
Filling up a tanker sleigh from a hole in the ice.
Station 6 - Hanging on for Dear Life!.
Hot sand was throw onto downhill stretches to slow the sleighs down.
With a Barrienger brake one man could safely control the descent of a fully loaded log sleigh.
Station 7 - Big Business!.
This man measured each log and used a special stamping hammer to leave his company's distinctive mark.
Stamping hammer look like.
Station 8 - Around and Around...Very Slowly.
The horse-powered cadge crib was the first method used to move log booms across lakes.
Saw this beautiful bird when we on the way to station 9.
Station 9 - The Better Way!.
Station 10 - Workhorse of the River Drive.
The pointer was the indispensable watercraft of river drives in the Ottawa Valley.
Station 11 - Tools of the River Driver.
Using a portable winch to pull out the "key log" in a log jam.
Station 12 - Dam Impressive!.
Station 13 - In Memoriam.
Station 14 - High Tech Tree Cutting!
The crosscut saw was a major breakthrough when it was perfected in the 1870s.
Station 15 - We've Come a Long Way.
The blacksmith giving the horse a new shoe.
The cook enforced a strict no-talking rule in the old sawlog camps.
Station 16 - From Muscle Power to Motor Power.
This donkey engine is pulling a loaded sleigh up a hill - something horse could not do.
The first trucks were used to pull log sleight.
One of the first two-man chainsaws.
In the 1950s mechanical skidders took over the last job done by horses.
Station 17 - Railways Through the Forest!.
Station 18 - Changing Times, Changing Thoughts.
Station 19 - How to Grow Trees.
Only scattered individual trees are cut the "selection" system used to log Sugar Maple forests in Algonquin.
Uniform Shelterwood Management of White Pine.
Station 20 - A Short Trail But a Long Road.
The end of the Logging Museum trail.
THE END (*_*).