Term: Turn (logging)
1. A unit of logs being yarded. 2. Several thousand feet of logs held together by dogs, to be hauled along a skid-way. 3. A single trip and return made by one team in hauling logs; e.g., a four-turn road is a road the length of which will
permit only four round trips per day. Same as trip. 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)]