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    Posted 2 years ago

    ho2cultcha
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    ?? not quite sure what this is showing, but there's a lot of guys - including the one on the roof and a couple of women and children. I think it's a sawmill. i wish i could read the words on the crate - i bet there's info about where this is on it. what do you think?

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    1. yougottahavestuff yougottahavestuff, 2 years ago
      I think it may be a sawmill to make cedar shingles?? Looking at the bundles on the right.
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    2. yougottahavestuff yougottahavestuff, 2 years ago
      Early 19th Century steam powered sawmills made shingles easier to make!!!
      Red cedar West Coast/White Called Atlantic Cedar East Coast?
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    3. yougottahavestuff yougottahavestuff, 2 years ago
      The roof looks like it was made of wood Shakes? Check it out on Wikipedia.
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    4. Findings, 2 years ago
      I agree with yougottahavestuff in part ...lol is that guy nailing the ridge cap on that new shake roof ...?
    5. yougottahavestuff yougottahavestuff, 2 years ago
      Findings is right!! The more you look at pictures the more you see!!! Time capsules of where and when!!
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    6. yougottahavestuff yougottahavestuff, 2 years ago
      We're at Myrtle beach on vacation, when the wind is just right you can smell the paper mill in Georgetown 36 miles away!! Maine has a few not as many as years ago!! One town was nicknamed Stinken Lincoln!! Doesn't have a mill now, but some people still call it that.
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    7. ho2cultcha ho2cultcha, 2 years ago
      we used to go by stinken Lincoln now and then. it did stink!

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