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Mr. Donat Lavoie's Sawmill in 1978
Mr. Donat Lavoie's Sawmill in 1978

Date: Feb. 2nd, 1978
Source: CDEM Fraser Companies Limited Collection
Collaborator(s): Mr. Roger P. Martin, Mr. Doris Hébert, Mr. Guy Bouchard

Description: Donat Lavoie's sawmill was built in the early 1970s at the Montagne-de-la-Croix (Green River). Two gasoline engines activated the mill used to saw hardwood and softwood, after 1978. In 1984, his son, Mr. Eudore Lavoie, became the owner of the mill.

Subject: New Brunswick,Forests, Logging, Sawmills, Green River, Montagne-de-la-Croix