Logging camps: Trucks, Clothes Line, Pulley, and Patents

A previous post in “From the logging camps” shared a front view of a logging truck, circa 1943, in Port Renfrew at the Hemmingsen-Cameron operation. This is the same truck, side view, showing my big brother, myself, my father, and grandfather. 1 And, something else. Heeding the warning “don’t air your dirty laundry”, only clean … Continue reading Logging camps: Trucks, Clothes Line, Pulley, and Patents

From the logging camps (3)

It is just too hard to leave Port Renfrew, so, you’ll not hear of life in  Corner Brook, NL, or the BC environs of Victoria, Port Alberni, Great Central Lake, or Nanaimo, just yet. OK, maybe even after mentions of Lake Cowichan, Chemainus,  and the Malahat, too. And, if my dear cuz Barb has her … Continue reading From the logging camps (3)