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Log Drive
Drive on the Madawaska River
Drive on the Madawaska River

Date: After 1940
Source: CDEM Fraser Companies Limited Collection
Collaborator(s): Mr. Doris Hébert, Mr. Guy Bouchard, Mr. Léopold Couturier

Description: Here we see the Saint Jacques sluice. Logs were dropped into the Madawaska River and were driven by river current to the Fraser Mill in Edmundston.

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