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Log Drive
Two Drivers on the Green River
Two Drivers on the Green River

Date: Before 1973
Source: CDEM Fraser Companies, Limited Collection
Collaborator(s): Mr. Doris Hébert, Mr. Guy Bouchard

Description: Two drivers in a barge come down the rapids of the Green River. The drivers had to guide logs and release them from pile-ups. All wood cut during winter was moved this way before brook or river swells diminished. Wood floated on the water current.

Subject: New Brunswick,Forests, Logging, Log Driving, Green River