Cedar log that has split a tree

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Log - snag splits tree. William (Bill) Gunterman sitting on a cedar log which has pierced another log as a result of a snow slide on trail between Beaton and Camborne - Madeline (Mattie) Gunterman standing below. Note on glass negative envelope credited to F. Lade, 'On stage road entrance to Cambourne - snow slide shoved cedar right through tree.' Mattie's writing on negative reads 'Mrs. MG Aug 1901'. The famous Pierced Tree on the Comaplix to Camborne trail -from book 'Flapjacks and Photographs' by Henri Robideau 1995 p.68