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Historic Hallowell - Logging

Pine log drive on Machias River, ca. 1950Ambajejus Boom House Museum It was in the early 1900s when they logged and worked very hard along the…

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Byron

… for its forests of maple, birch, spruce, and pine, and logging was a major industry. The soil was quite good and yielded good crops of corn…

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Regional and Town History

By the 1860’s, much of the big pine in the region had been cut, and many of the American-born loggers moved west, where the trees were bigger and the…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

… the heritage of Strong including: a Native American origin, the narrow gauge railroad, logging, hunting, fishing, blueberries and pine trees.

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Skowhegan Community History - A Brief History of the Skowhegan Area

… later years transported great quantities of long logs, and later pulp, from far in the northern forests around Moosehead Lake, down to the lumber…

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - Historical Overview - Page 1 of 4

… themselves as being from Dunstan, Oak Hill, Pine Point or other neighborhood until the 1990s. Rapid development started in the 1970s, as people…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Brief History

… “…maple, birch, beach, (sic) ash, elm, basswood, pine, hemlock, fir, spruce, cedar with some oak on the highlands and hackmetack on the lowlands.”…