Thomson Bros. Lumber CO. LTD sawmill

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Thomson Bros. Lumber Co. LTD sawmill – still operating

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In 1966, 19 year old Joe Thomson left a $2.25 an hour union job at Field Sawmills, purchased 2½ acres with a house next to Cumberland Road for $3,500, and built a mill.

Field Sawmills is long gone but Thomson’s still operates.

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