Demonstrating prototype logging boom

Title

Demonstrating prototype logging boom

Description

5 of 8 of a series of photographs showing unloading logs from a logging truck at Gales Peak Lumbermill. This picture shows the remainder of the log truck load being dumped in the mill pond. A cable is strung under the remainder of the logs on the truck and then pulled up to flip the logs off the truck and into the pond. In the background is a wigwam burner.
[back] [pencil] 1954, 5 of 8

Creator

Skinner, William

Date Created

1954

Subject

Logging--Oregon
Logging--Machinery
Sawmills
Local & State History

Place

Forest Grove, Oregon

Medium

photographic prints

Language

English

Identifier

FHFG_pic0009

Rights

Online access to this image is for research and educational purposes only. To inquire about permissions, order a reproduction, or for more information, please contact Friends of Historic Forest Grove at: rights@fhfg.org

Source

Don &Cheryl Skinner collection, Friends of Historic Forest Grove