Term: Grub-stake (logging)
Definition: 1. Term used for the money a man has for food when he starts shacking. 2. On a lumber raft a wooden stake, usually arranged in pairs or triplets, to confine the load. View more information about logging elsewhere at wisconsinhistory.org
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[Source: Sorden, L.G. and Isabel J. Ebert. Logger's Words of Yesteryears. (Madison, 1956)]