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"Back in the Day"

Discussion in 'Forestry Equipment' started by hurn13, Mar 4, 2011.

  1. camptramp

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    Pete Rigby , Fallers with early two man Power Saw . scan1011.jpg scan1012.jpg
     
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    The area that the picture was taken at was known for a steep narrow gauge railroad , from a Copper Mine .
     
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    Pete Rigby , #13 truckat Furry Creek June 1953 , Logs averaged 12,000 feet per load , 10 logs in load . scan1013.jpg
     
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    Pete Rigby scan1014.jpg scan1014.jpg
     
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    Pete Rigby scan1015.jpg
     
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    Great pictures, need more
     
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    These pictures would drive OSHA up the wall! ;-)

    STUMP KNOCKER
     
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    For sure Work Safe B.C. would run out of ink and paper before they left the landing and dump yard.
     
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    Pete Rigby , Looks like a log buyer checking out a " Boom of Berries " . scan1016.jpg
     
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    Pete Rigby Norie Bros. Old #5 scan1017.jpg
     
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    Pete Rigby Norie Bros. Port Nevil 1966 #9 Mack 16 ft. bunks 16x25 tires V12 Cummins 600 HP scan1018.jpg scan1019.jpg
     
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    Pete Rigby Norie Bros. scan1020.jpg scan1021.jpg Port Nevil 1966
     
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    Pete Rigby , Norie Bros. Port Nevil 1966 Barge load of equipment leaving for Sonora Island . scan1022.jpg
     
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    Pete Rigby , Norie Bros. Sonora Island 1969 scan1023.jpg scan1024.jpg
     
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    Pete Rigby Norie Bros. camp Green Sea Bay Sonora Island 1969 . scan1025.jpg scan1026.jpg scan1027.jpg scan1028.jpg
     
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    Could that V12 Mack be one of those that was converted after building the St. Lawrence Seaway?
     
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    That is where it came from . I believe it was converted to a logging truck at Copley's shop , on the old Bamberton Haul Rd.
     
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    Pete Rigby BCFP Renfrew Div. Upper Harris Creek area early 1960's . Whiskey Jacks raiding an open lunch kit . scan1031.jpg