Term: Pike-pole (logging)
A long pole 12 to 20 feet long with a. sharp spiral spike and a hook on one end, used to handle logs floating in the water. 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)]