TIM 14 Tiratu Mill?

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TIM 14 Tiratu Mill?.

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The fourteenth in a series photos of  the timber industry. Series title "Timber industry".

On back : Tiratu Planning Mill, Mangatera 1908 or Carlson's Mill, Olaf Carlson in centre 1902

Description: If this is the Tiratu Mill as described on the back of one of the orginals then it belonged to the Gamman G A & Co, The mill was described as being the Piripiri mill and was a recutting, planing and molding plant and employed around 16 people processing kahikatea, matai and rimu. Most of their wood was sent to Palmerston North to their sash and door plant or exported to Australia.. It used 4 plans and a complete moulding plant

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