STK-ID 22668

Log Barging: shots of large tugboats, of barges filled to capacity with logs. Shipboard shot of cable going over tugboat's stern, of tugboat's stack, barge in the distance. Shot of derrick loading logs on barge, hoisting logs out of water, depositing them securely on barge. Shot of large truck loaded with logs moving slowly by camera. Brief shot of lumberjack cutting tree with chain-saw. Shot of other worker walking along just fallen large tree. Shots of timber crane loading truck with logs, of machine room of crane. Shots of crane loading truck, of derrick loading barge, of lumberjack cutting down tree falling. Shot of trucks loaded with logs moving past camera. Shots of logs being dumped in water, of lumberjack working on floating timbers with pike poles.


Excerpt from
Log Barging / Royal Totem
British Columbia
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome, 35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio