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 Posted: Fri Jan 25th, 2019 05:08 pm
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Alan Sewell

 

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Going back again to the BTS mill I do think the missing part is the green chain. The transfer at the rear of the mill could easily feed one and nearly all rail served mills I have seen have this feature. From the green chain the graded lumber would go the the drying yard/dry kilns or maybe further processing.
The attached is from the Brown Lumber text book and shows a generic lay out.
I will post a couple of scans  next of the McNary mill in Arizona on the Apache Railway. 
Alan 

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