|Title||Puget Mill Co. mill and lumber yard, Port Ludlow, ca. 1882 |
|Photographer||Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916 |
|Date||ca. 1882 |
|Notes||Caption on mount: No. B. 5258. Port Ludlow Mill, Puget Sound, W.T. |
Watkins' New Boudoir Series. Yosemite and Pacific Coast, 427 Montgomery Street, San Francisco.
Handwritten on verso of image: The lumber is raised to cars placed under it and carried in tramways to any desired part of the wharf to which vessels of any draft can come with faciltity. Opposite the double circular or frame containing the four saws is a [illeg.] gang saw with equal improved faciltities [illeg.]. Hoisting machines etc, by which lumber can be moved to either machines by the mere application of the sawyers hand or by pushing a lever. There are two filing rooms 12 x 25 over the boiler house and in additional structure 16 x 50 feet provides room for the lath machines. About 4, 000, 000 ft. of lumber and 400, 000 shingles were used in the construction of this mill. The cutting capacity of the mill reach 250.000 ft. per day.
PH Coll 286.24
|Subjects (LCTGM)||Sawmills--Washington (State)--Port Ludlow; Lumberyards--Washington (State)--Port Ludlow; Carts & wagons--Washington (State)--Port Ludlow; Horses--Washington (State)--Port Ludlow; Lumber industry--Washington (State)--Port Ludlow; Puget Mill Company--Facilities--Washington (State)--Port Ludlow |
|Subjects (LCSH)||Jefferson County (Wash.) |
|Location Depicted||United States--Washington (State)--Port Ludlow|
|Digital Collection||Washington Localities Collection|
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|Repository||University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division |
|Repository Collection||Carleton E. Watkins Photographs. PH Coll 286 |
|Object Type||Photograph |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 100 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x512 ppi. 2003 |