cant hook

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a peavey having a hook instead of a spike

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Then we'd roll the log with our cant hooks and repeat the process to slab off the other three sides.
It appears that peaveys and cant hooks were often used for the same jobs, such as rolling and turning logs, and dislodging them when stuck.
Cant hooks are invaluable if you're going to do much work with logs.
Under a picture of loggers sitting in the snow with their clay jug, cant hooks, and a two-man saw, a caption reads, "It's hard to believe men like this with just hand tools cut a giant swath across the north.
Peavey: A stout lever like a cant hook, but with a sharp spiked end.