The Old Photo Guy | Historical Logging | Steam donkey
Taken 30-Oct-10
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Categories & Keywords

Category:Lifestyle and Recreation
Subcategory:Rural Life
Subcategory Detail:
Keywords:California redwoods, Dolbeer steam donkey, Redwood forest, donkey, logging crew, old logging photos, steam
Photo Info

Dimensions2100 x 1293
Original file size7.79 MB
Image typeTIFF
Color spaceAdobe RGB (1998)
Date modified30-Oct-10 11:55
Steam donkey

Steam donkey

Here is a steam donkey crew proudly posing on "The Man Killer " so named for all the accidents from having high tension cables known as wire rope snap under the pressure of lifting these huge redwood logs. The donkeys were built on skids so they could drag themselves through the woods.