Heritage > Saxton Sawmill, Gilderoy 1925 -1937

Saxton Sawmills

First trucks of timber transported from Saxton Mill at Gilderoy 6.1927

Last logs cut 29.1.1937

From J G Saxton M.B.E personal diaries and memories

Saxton Mill at Gilderoy

Saxton Mill at Gilderoy

03694 Original Saxton home burnt down c1908, Gilderoy (2)jpg

Under the oak tree Jack, marj, Wilbur Saxton 1977 Gilderoy

 

Saxton Family 1930 Gilderoy

Saxton Family 1930 Gilderoy

Sources

The Saxtons: The farmers turned saw miller, Chapter 12, ‘The Upper Yarra, An Illustrated History, The Shire of

Upper Yarra 1988’, Brian Carroll, 1988.

History of Saxton’s and their sawmilling, compiled by John Godfrey Saxton M.B.E [1901- ] Feb. 1984.

 

History of Saxton and their sawmilling Ventures, compiled by John Godfrey Saxton from information in his on personal diaries and memories.

Explanatory notes.

Sawmilling History of Saxton Family.

Saxton Sawmilling History.

The Argus 2.7.1953 p24 23253477-3-001 Trove

The Argus 2.7.1953 p24 23253477-3-001 Trove

map showing Saxton

 

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