Steam shows often feature demonstration areas were the art of using steam or tractors to drive a sawmill by belt is demonstrated to recreate the scen often seen on the large estates and smaller farms were a portable mill was brought to the edge of the wood or to the farm and a stock of felled timber milled for use on the farm for buildings or sold on to neighbouring farmers or local village crafts men and builders.

selection of sawmills at showsEdit

Portable sawmill - M J Wall and Sons - at Pickering 09 - IMG 3574

A Large portable (mobile) sawmill used for demonstrations at shows owned and opperated by M.J.Wall and Sons

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