Timber getting and sawmilling
Timber-getting and sawmilling
 
Photos kindly provided by Barry and Robyn Munro, and Ivy Dennert, nee Shum
ENTERPRISE MILL

Filshie and Broadfoot's Perseverance Mill The Queenslander 2 June 1900

A & D Munro's Timber Merchants, 19 June 1916

A & D Munro's Timber Merchants, 19 June 1916

Sawmill manager's cottage

Sawmill manager's cottage

Mill_WJM in foreground_gs

Mill with W J Munro in the foreground

Looking from Muller's place across to the mill

Munro Bullock Team at Palmtree Sawmill (Teamsters H. Strohfeldt and F. Schuman)

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Mill workers, 1899

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Mill workers, Nov 1899

Horse team at construction site

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Palmtree Mill

Munro tramway, hauling logs to Mill.

Coaxing loco back onto the lines

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Don and Barry posing with ramp used for easing loco back onto rails

Hauling potatoes up to Hampton. Wrong section?

Some huge logs headed for the mill

Some huge logs headed for the mill

Caption reads "Huge mill logs carried on timber trucks were taken to Harlaxton sawmill recently. Measuring ? depth 12 ft and 13 or 15 ft respectfully. They were amongst the largest brought in for some time. The timber is Woollybutt." Colin Shum is on the log and Herb Shum is on the truck.

Skid for loading timber

Felled logs

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Ravensbourne 1950's One log on Colin Shum's truck and one on Herb Shum's truck

Timber truck

Colin Shum's Blitz timber truck

Colin Shum's Blitz timber truck

Munro site, Google Earth 2013