Steam donkey cold decking logs near Port Neville

The steam donkey is an 11 x 17 Washington.

Comox Logging Co. crew on loaded railroad car

Beecher Lake Lumber Co. sawmill

Beecher Lake Lumber Co., which was owned and operated by the Baikie family of Campbell River, was located in the Campbell River estuary area. The Beecher Lake Lumber Co. milled the wood that was logged by Baikie Bros. Logging.

Working the log booms at Nimpkish Lake

This photograph was likely taken when Roderick Haig-Brown, along with Ed and Buster Lansdowne spent the summer beachcombing logs from the Nimpkish Lake. The logs that they collected had escaped when being floated to the railhead.

Abbott Timber Co. logging operations

Abbott Timber Co.logging operations at Haskin's Place, Quadra Island.

Bloedel Stewart and Welch Ltd. locomotive

Hastings Co. Camp C at Hemming Bay

Logged off area at Hasting Co. Camp C showing skid road.

Oyster Bay breakwater

Old boat wrecks (some seen here) were used to build the breakwater at Oyster Bay when the area was used as a booming ground for the Iron River Logging operations.

International Timber Co. operations near Campbell River

A steam donkey and spar tree in operation.

Wood and English camp at Nimpkish

Roderick Haig-Brown (on right) on the steps of a camp building at Wood and English camp 10.

Preparing a spar tree

David Aitken topping a spar tree.

Wood and English Camp 2

Red and Tat Hansen.

Camp 10 in the Elk Valley alongside logging railline

Elk Falls Mill operations Campbell River

Examining lumber at the sawmill side of the Elk Falls Mill.

Campbell River Timber Co. locomotive

Campbell River Timber co. locomotive.

Eric Madsen and Ted Whiting

Ted Whiting was involved with the resforestation of the Sayward Forest in the years followin the Sayward Fire of 1938.

Beecher Lake Lumber Co. sawmill

Beecher Lake Lumber Co., which was owned and operated by the Baikie family of Campbell River, was located in the Campbell River estuary area. The Beecher Lake Lumber Co. milled the wood that was logged by Baikie Bros. Logging.

Logger Sports

Ernie Alexander preparing to climb a tree.

Campbell River Logger Sports

Cross cut saw competition at logger's sports event in Campbell River. Event was held on Labour Day weekend and sponsored by the Kinsmen's Club.

View of booming ground and camp at Elk Bay

Reforestation at Knox Bay on Thurlow Island

Heeled in saplings near the field in preparation for tree planting in the Knox Bay area. This area had previously been logged by P.B. Anderson.

Reforestation headquarters at Knox Bay

View of the old camp buildings prior to the remodelling for use by the tree planting crew. This building was originally part of P.B. Anderson logging camp at Knox Bay, Thurlow Island.

Elk River Timber Co. crew at the bunkhouses

Ellingsen's camp

Ellingson's logging camp at the mouth of the river in Phillip's Arm.

Clark and Lyford Ltd. Camp 2

Camp 2, Clark and Lyford, Ltd., on the southwest arm of Booker Lagoon, Broughton Island, B.C.. The camp buildings are on log floats so that when it is desired to move it is only necessary to release the shore lines and tow the whole camp intact to its new location, without delay to the workmen, or...