Plate 561X. Croft Sawmill 1941 – 2004 Viewed northeast to the Croft Lumber Company sawmill on Swains Creek just above Utah Highway 14. The site has been bulldozed and was being used as a staging area for a new bridge being built across Swains Creek in 2004. Pinyon, juniper, ponderosa pine, spruce, and white fir have all increased. A new road has been built up Swains Creek. The remains of the old log pond can be seen in the foreground.
U.S. Forest Service photograph taken by Paul S. Bieler in June 1941; retake by Charles E. Kay on August 7, 2004 - - Photo No. 5369-10. Original photograph held by Southern Utah University Archives and Special Collections, Cedar City, UT.
Pinyon, Juniper, Conifer
South West: Section 23, Range 7 West, Township 38 South; UTM 358375 E, 4151080 N; elevation 7,650 ft.