Cut in the pine woods

Transcription of newspaper article from the Daily mining journal (Marquette, Mich.), Apr. 26, 1890, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company., Electronic reproduction of: Transcription from Daily mining journal (Marquette, Mich.), Apr. 26, 1890., Source: The Mining Journal Marquette, Mi. April 26, 1890  Cut in the Pine Woods  Ishpeming - The cut of pine logs this winter at the various camps of the Michigan Lumber Co., will exceed that of last winter by several million feet.  There are now ten camps, employing about 500 men on Dead River, and 25,000,000 feet of logs have been skidded, half of which are banked.  About 5,000,000 feet more will be cut this winter.  On the Peshekee River, north of Michigamme, there are five camps, employing about 200 men, who have already skidded six million feet of logs, and will cut about as much more.  At this rate the cut for the present season will exceed that of last winter by about four or five million feet.  The timber is from l and s owned by T. H. McGrath, the Detroit lumber operator and pine l and  owner, and the cut has been bought by the Clevel and  Saw Mill and Lbr. Co.  The larger part of the cut will be sawed at the Hawley mill at Marquette, the balance being to
Abstract/Description: Transcription of newspaper article from the Daily mining journal (Marquette, Mich.), Apr. 26, 1890, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company.
Subject(s): Railroads
Marquette (Mich.)
Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
Date Created: 1890-04-26