Blog posts : "logging"

the E&N Railway introduced the new self propelled Diesel "Budd" car for passenger service

The Comox Logging and Railway Company scuttled the boats between the late '30s and early '60s to form a breakwater.

“snuggled at the foot of a mountain slope and picturesquely located thirty miles west of Duncan.”

A new vein of coal had been discovered by drillers in the slope of the new shaft at Nanaimo River.

The area now known as Youbou was called Cottonwood in its early days.

Comox Logging and Railway Company started logging its 60,000-acre property north of Courtenay

Beyond the Valley: Comox Logging Moves Down-island

just three of those "toothpicks" filled a rail car to overflowing.

Mayor Ken McRae has (very diplomatically) told the residents of Woss to put up or shut up

Celebration planned for historic logging locomotive

symbolized by crumbling old railbeds from steam-train logging,

hey will have to get that railway to Cowichan Lake pretty quick”.

Analyst doubts that new marine rail facility will do much to boost Vancouver Island's lagging rail trade

A very welcome sequel to “Island Timber: A Social History of the Comox Valley Logging Company,

A real Treat for Canfor Englewood fans

Second book in trilogy about Comox logging

Western Forest Products will provide timber and milling facilities and the Steelworkers will arrange for volunteers to provide the manpower.

Towering structure is unique on Island

celebrates its 80th birthday this Friday, Aug. 28

Aug 31 2009

Train turns 80

Log Train Trail,

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