Elk River Timber Co. booming grounds

The booming grounds of the Elk River Timber Company at the mouth of the Campbell River. Note Tyee Spit visible in the foreground.

Gold River Loggers' Sports Day

Shannon Messer invites the public to Gold River Loggers Sports.

Elk River Timber Co. logging truck No. 10

Bendickson Logging on Quadra Island

Jens Bendickson (the camp cook) with Arthur, Barney, and George. Jens, Hans Bendickson's brother, was lost with all hands on board on the New England halibut steamer, believed to have iced down in Alaskan water in 1915.

Campbell River Timber Co. locomotive

A rigged spar tree and donkey engine

Logging camp crew

Logging camp and crew at an unknown location but is presumably one that Mel Parker worked at. See also photograph no. 18962 as, based on the rounded roof lines of the camp buildings may be the same camp.

A carved sculpture by Oscar Hillgren

Oscar Hillgren, a saw filer who worked for Elk River Timber Co. with his carved sculpture of an upset filer holding a bent saw.

Elk River Timber Co. Camp 8 on Echo Lake

View of the married quarters at ERT Camp 8 (this was located where cross roads were later built).

Bloedel, Stewart and Welch locomotive Menzie's Bay

An old Fir stump

Chas. A. Rooth on top of an old Fir stump on abandoned right of way near Camp 0 of British Columbia Mills, Timber and Trading Company; Simonds Saw Sigh on stump.

A dugout canoe at Elk Bay

Wilena Thompson and daughter Frances, with another unidentified child, in a dugout canoe near the booming grounds at Elk Bay.

Dot Logging Co.

Loaded railcar at Dot Logging Co. operations.

Baikie Bros. Logging at Upper Campell Lake

Loading logs at Baikie logging operations.

Steam donkey in operation likely on Quadra Island

Beecher Lake Lumber Co. sawmill and wood chip burner

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.

Bloedel, Stewart and Welch log dump at Menzie's Bay

Aerial view of Woss Camp

Wharf at Lamb Lumber co. operations Menzie's Bay

Woss camp logger sports

Horizontal Axe Chopping winner John Martin competing.

Canadian Forest Products locomotive

Locomotive 113 near Woss camp.

International Timber Co. Camp 2 blacksmith shop

Gus Miller (on left), International Timber co. blacksmith, and his helper in the shop at Camp 2 near Campbell River.

Baikie Bros. Logging at Upper Campell Lake

Don Parkin at Upper Campbell Lake before the water level was raised for the hydro development project.

An Elk River Timber Co. camp

This may be a view of ERT Camp 9 near Campbell Lake.

Lamb Lumber Co. operations at Menzie's Bay

Lamb's Lumber Co. crew member Otto Peterson climbing his first spar tree.