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Looking west from opp. engr' sta. 195. Mar 18, 1922. H. L. R. R. W. A. Bechtel Contractor 12. Looking west from opposet engineer station. March 18, 1922. In 1920 the Hutchinson Lumber Company purchased large tracts of timber in Butte and Plumas counties in California and began building railroad lines, sawmills, a planning mill and dry kilns.