A Sawmill History (video)

In this video, Scott Wadsworth shares some personal and fascinating stories about the history of lumber in the United States

Scott Wadsworth of “Essential Craftsman” has a long history with lumber and sawmills. In this video, he shares the history of lumber, showing how the process for creating planed wood has changed over the years. Scott’s first experience with saw mills came with a portable saw mill he received from one of the original titans of the lumber industry. Check out the video for a fascinating look at the history of lumber.

Essential Craftsman

Essential Craftsman videos feature Scott Wadsworth. Scott started working as a craftsman in 1974. His career has encompassed logging, saw milling, guiding elk hunters, production framing, commercial concrete, steel fabrication, blacksmithing, and every aspect of residential carpentry and contracting. Scott has been married to his high school sweetheart Kelly Comerford for 39 years. They have four children and ten grandchildren. His son Nate handles the video production and whip-cracking side of Essential Craftsman.  

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