Blind River Digital Collection
Wooden Replica of Tramway, ca 1950, part of Blind River sawmill site, (Created by Joe Sarazin)


Description
Creator:
Joseph Sarazin
Media Type:
Object
Item Type:
Art reproductions
Description:
This is a hand created replica of a wooden tramway which was used for the horses to travel toward the greenway at the sawmill. The logs would be unloaded and travel up the greenway into the sawmill building to be sawed by the sawyer. Tramways were often a place where horses lives were lost in the early days.
Subject(s):
Collection:
Timber Village Museum
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 46.18336 Longitude: -82.95817
Contact
Timber Village Museum
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

180 Leacock St. P.O. Box 628

Blind River, ON P0R 1B0

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Wooden Replica of Tramway, ca 1950, part of Blind River sawmill site, (Created by Joe Sarazin)


This is a hand created replica of a wooden tramway which was used for the horses to travel toward the greenway at the sawmill. The logs would be unloaded and travel up the greenway into the sawmill building to be sawed by the sawyer. Tramways were often a place where horses lives were lost in the early days.