flume runner

noun

Definition of flume runner

: a worker who prevents or releases log jams in a flume by moving logs with a cant hook or peavey

called also herder

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“Flume runner.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flume%20runner. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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