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Vancouver Island, BC. Logging at its Best!

Discussion in 'Forestry Equipment' started by Contract Logger, Feb 6, 2010.

  1. Contract Logger

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    Giant trucks, giant loads, giant machinery! Enjoy.
     

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    More B.C.
     

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    MacMillan & Bloedel

    from the 1980's.
     

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    More M&B.
     

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    Canadian Show and Shine........
     

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    Some of the Butch Carroll fleet.
     

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    Terex and Euclid Logging Trucks.
     

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    BC Logging Trucks.
     

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    More.
     

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    Roy Saunders Trucking- Then..........
     

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    Roy Saunders Trucking- Now......

    Rusting away in the weeds
     

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    Saunders was a huge trucker on the island (Nanaimo BC) for years- slow now as you can see............

    Except that they are restoring some of these beauties for the show circuit!
     

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    16 Feet Wide and 300,000 Lbs Loaded!
     

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    Blue and Whites at Zeballos BC.
     

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    More Zeballos.
     

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    BCFP on Vancouver Island

    British Columbia Forest Products also had several hundred trucks working.
     

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    BCFP Pics, Continued.
     

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    BCFP, Round 3.
     

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    i have lived in illinois my whole life. those pictures make me homesick for a place i have never been. thanks for the incredible pictures.
     
  20. Contract Logger

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    Well, if you ever get the chance, a week on Vancouver Island will make you crazy- if your into the truck-n-equipment sort of thing.:drinkup
    I'm hoping it turns out to be heaven when I die!