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Two workmen and a woman at a milling point in the Apiti District. The portable steam engine driven winch, known as a log-hauler, hauled the logs from the bush to the tramline or bush railway, from where horses hauled the logs along the tramline to the sawmill.

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2007N_Ti47_TEC_1283
Title
Log-hauler and workers, in bush land
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Coolstore

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Palmerston North
Date
circa 1900 to circa 1910

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Palmerston North City Library

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