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Rail Tie Sawmill - Peninsula Harbour
Description
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
A view of a rail tie sawmill at Peninsula Harbour in Marathon, Ontario. A company from Nipigon would arrive by train with their horses in time for the spring rafting season. They would set up their sawmill operations on the shore of Peninsula Harbour, north of the wood yard operations for the paper mill.

Date of Original
1945-53
Subject(s)
Local identifier
M&DHS: 6a
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 48.7501 Longitude: -86.43322
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Marathon District Museum & Historical Society
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

25 Stevens Avenue

Marathon, Ontario

P0T 2E0

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Rail Tie Sawmill - Peninsula Harbour


A view of a rail tie sawmill at Peninsula Harbour in Marathon, Ontario. A company from Nipigon would arrive by train with their horses in time for the spring rafting season. They would set up their sawmill operations on the shore of Peninsula Harbour, north of the wood yard operations for the paper mill.