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Crib Dam, January R + Railway Bridge Feb., 1923 Crib Dam looking east Mar, 1923 Crib Dam looking west March 1923
Railway Bridge, Junction River 1922 Crib Dam ,Stop Log Lifting Gear September 1923 Stop logs partly open November 1923
Looking up stream from Main Tower, East Side Aug 11,1923 General view from Main Tower, East Side August 12, 1923 Dam West Bank (Wm. Bishop, Ltd, job No. 2374, 28723). July 29, 1923
Looking East from west Tower August 26, 1923 Moving Panel Form by cable way to location on Dam Sept 23, 1923 West Tower, Boiler Plant and Towers Sept 23, 1923
Looking up Stream at West Bank July 12, 1923 Temporary Construction from East Bank July 12, 1923 Sand Washing Plant October . 3, 1923
Plant from East + Cable way Tower September 1, 1923 View from Gravel Trestle September 21, 1923 Dam from South West signal hut November 13, 1923
View from Up Stream November 13, 1923 Looking East through opening in concrete dam structure November 13, 1923 View of Dam from Office December 3, 1923
Upstream Face July , 1924 Looking east July 1924 Looking East June 1924
Looking East August 1924 Main Face September 1924 Looking East, Canal Intake February 1924
Canal Intake, South side looking West February 1924 Canal Intake, Looking East September 1924 Intake looking South September 1924
Canal Eastern Cut Drag No. 25, E/3 May, 1924 Canal Eastern Cut Drag No. 25 September 1924 Canal East Cut, from South Bank October 1924
Train Engine on Dam Canal Western Cut Drag 320 November 1924 Camp for labour crews at Deer Lake September 1924
Building Penstocks Penstocks and Canal July 6, 1934 Dam Looking down River July 6, 1934
Wood Train crossing Main Dam July 1954 Reconstructing No. 6 Woodstave Penstock (Job No. 2210) 1950 Reconstructing No. 6 Woodstave Penstock (Job No. 2210) 1950
Reconstructing No. 6 Woodstave Penstock (Job No. 2210) 1950 Reconstructing No. 6 Woodstave Penstock (Job No. 2210) 1950 Reconstructing No. 6 Woodstave Penstock (Job No. 2210) 1950
Monty Lewin presenting gift to O. B. Woods and his spouse October 1950 Reconstruct Woodstave Penstock No.4, (Job No. 1128) 1951 Main Dam in Spring 1952
Frazil Ice March 1950 J. Gilley, G. Robinson, J. St. George, C. Whiteway, E. Hinton 1952 C. H. Carson, W. Chaulk, E. Hinton, K. O. Elderkin visiting No. 9 penstock during Reconstruction 195?
Cheque presentation to C. Janes J. St. George, W. Goosney, B. Chaulk, E. Hinton, J. Hayden, G. Robinson, E. Rake 195? No. 9 Penstock Reconstruction (Job No. 1289) 1954 No. 9 Penstock Reconstruction (Job No. 1289) 1954
Three Mile Dam 1955 Spilling at Main Dam 1956 Main Dam Apron Deflector Test 19??
Train Crossing Main Dam June 11, 1966 Filling Boom at Power House Looking toward Plant October 1967 Wood in Boom at Forebay September 1967
Filling Boom at Power House looking toward Lake 1967 Main Dam dry stream 1982 Flume
Generation Room 7 Horizontal Generators 1934 Sandy Stream before Main Dam Prior 1925 Main Dam dry looking from bed of brook
Penstocks 1991 Control Room with Morse Code transmitter, Similar to ship's bridge 1961 Backside of Power Plant 193?
Front side of Power Plant 193? Spilling Main Dam 1962 New Control Room 1966
Full Length of log Flume 1959 Long Logs in holding boom at forebay 1928 Aerial Main Dam small scale July 7, 1934
Aerial Intake looking East July 7, 1934 Aerial Power Plant looking East July 7, 1934 © Intake looking East About 1960s
© Serpentine Lodge Est 1960s © Canal full of Pulpwood looking toward Deer Lake About 1960s © Serpentine Lodge Est 1960s
© Canal full of Pulpwood looking East About 1980s © Holding Boom outlet from Flume at Deer Lk Power About 1960s © Power House Overhead About 1960s
© Holding Boom full of wood at Power House Est 1960s © West End Boom About 1960s © Main Dam About 1960s
© Boom full of wood, Deer Lake Est 1960s © South Brook Park Pasadena Est 1960s © 7 Horizontal Generators Power Plant Deer Lake 1998
© New Control Room Power House, Deer Lake 1998 © Mill Looking West 1998 © Watson's Brook Power Plant (houses 2 Generators built 1958) 1998
© Intake looking East 1998 © Power Plant at Deer Lake looking East 1998 © Forebay looking East 1998
© Intake looking East 1998 © Main Dam looking East 1998 © 3 Mile Dam 1998
© Glide Lake looking East 1998   Aerial Plant, Penstocks, Flume, Forebay June 4, 1934
Scene of fatal accident (3 people standing under power line to C Brk) 28/3/43 Construction buildings at Main Dam Dec 1923 Early in construction of Penstocks and their footings (7 Penstocks) July 2, 1924
Pouring concrete footings and base of Power House December 1923 Early in Construction of Main Dam September 1923 Early in construction of Canal November 1923
Early in construction of Canal December 1923 Construction site at Main Dam Nov 1923 Very Large A frame crane (hoist) on train tracks Main Dam Nov 1923
Loading gravel in rail cars near Plant site by Deer Lake November 1923 Construction site, rail lines, buildings etc Nov 1923 Construction site near site of Power Plant at Deer Lake Sept 1923
Early on in construction of 7 penstocks About 1924 Power lines at beginning note high winter stumps left in cut line Est 1925 Early on in construction of Power Plant at Deer Lake November 1923
Looks like the Woods Dept Forge Building early dev. of town September 1923 Early town of Deer Lake construction note board walk May 16, 1924
Aerial Town of Deer Lake Power House in background June 4, 1924 Flooding of area near Main Dam after Dam commissioned About 1925





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