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Written Around Town - Just milling about

There’s a wealth of local knowledge that is published in various local publications. This week I came across an interesting story in the 24 February 2015, … 8 more words

Blendon Sawmill Machinery for Sale

Carl Bajema identified this advertisement for sale of the Blendon Lumber Company sawmill machinery following its destruction by fire in August 1864. Source: Grand Rapids Eagle, P1, 19 August 1864.

On Our Many Travels...

We like to get out of town at least once a fortnight and head bush as mentioned in a previous post, we not only like heading bush but we love looking for things and places with historical value in our local area. 157 more words

Weyerhaeuser는 Columbia Falls 에 위한 제재목과 합판 공장을 폐쇄

대형 목재 회사인 Weyerhaeuser 는 Columbia Falls에 위치한 제재목과 합판 공장을 폐쇄하기 시작한다고 이번주 발표하였습니다. 이 공장은 70년간의 운영을 중단하고 8월 19일에 폐쇄됩니다. 2달전에 Weyerhaeuser는 Flathead Valley에 위치한 2곳의 공장 폐쇄를 발표하였습니다. 9 more words



Kilang Papan Rimba Timor (Johor) Sdn Bhd (hereinafter to as “KPRT”) was founded in 1977. Since then, KPRT has grown into one of the national leading companies in the sawmill industry within Malaysia. 91 more words

The Mill

I lived and worked in Renfrew County for 15 years or so, and never once checked out any of the ghost towns. I knew where they were, half a dozen or so anyway, but I just didn’t make it a priority. 164 more words


July 11

What was advertised in a colonial newspaper 250 years ago today?

To be SOLD, or RENTED, with to without NEGROES, A NEW SAW MILL.” 527 more words

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