Skidding Logs to a Log Deck: 0427.0005

Skidding Logs to a Log Deck

0427.0005: Skidding Logs to a Log Deck

John McHeedy-Shate and the men who worked for him skidding logs into the log deck with a 2-horse team. This is a good photo of the type of ground chute used in winter to save the horses a lot of work. 1926, Yahk, BC.

Medium:  Photograph - Image
Photographer:  W.F. Montgomery
Date:  1926
Source:  1987.058.005 Original copy held in the History Centre Archives
Collection:  Cranbrook Archives (0427)


People arrow McHeedy-Shatearrow
Industry arrow Lumbering arrow Horse Loggingarrow
Industry arrow Lumbering arrow Companies and Mills arrow C.P.R. - Yahkarrow

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