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A portable steam driven winch known as a log-hauler, hauled logs from the bush to the tramline, from where horses then hauled the logs along the tramline to the sawmill. From the left: men tentatively identified as Jack O’Hagan, who worked at Umutoi Sawmill and Albert Dick.

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2007N_Ti15_TEC_1280
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Workers with a steam driven 'log-hauler' in the bush
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Palmerston North
Date
circa 1910 to circa 1920

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Palmerston North City Library

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