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Wood Transportation
Worker Using a  Pickaroon
Worker Using a Pickaroon

Date: June 27th, 1955
Creator: Studio Laporte
Source: CDEM Fraser Companies Limited Collection
Collaborator(s): Mr. Léopold Couturier

Description: After pulpwood was floated down the streams of Green River , it was loaded on the haul-up and stored in a loading shed at Davis Mill. Workers, equipped with pickaroons piled 4-foot logs on trucks. Wood was then transported by truck to the Edmundston Fraser Mill.

Subject: Nouveau-Brunswick, Logging, Lumber, Transportation, Green River