Term: Ground-loader (logging)
A member of the loading crew who attaches the tongs or loading hooks to the logs or who guides the logs up the skids. Same as bottom-loader, hooker, hooker-on, sender, send-up-man. View more information about logging elsewhere at wisconsinhistory.org
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[Source: orden, L.G. and Isabel J. Ebert. Logger's Words of Yesteryears. (Madison, 1956)]