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Black Walnut (Jugians Nigra)    

Tree:  Can reach heights of 120 ft. with a diameter of over 3 ft.
Wood:  Sapwood is nearly white, while the heartwood is light brown to dark, chocolate brown, often with a purplish cast and darker streaks.  The wood is heavy, hard, stiff and has high shock resistance.
Working Properties:  Black walnut is straight grained and easily worked with hand tools and by machine.  It finishes beautifully and holds paint and stain exceptionally well.
Popular Uses:  Furniture, fixtures, cabinets, gunstocks, interior paneling and veneer.


s l a b    i n v e n t o r y

Approx Size: 7'L x 20-37"W x 2"D
Provenance:  Public park in White Plains,   NY
Yielded Slabs: 9
Milled Date: February 2014
Catalog #BW_8

Approx Size: 13'L x 18"W x 2"D
Provenance:  Westchester, NY
Yielded Slabs: 8
Milled Date: February 2014
Catalog #BW_7

Approx Size: 14'L x 40-60"W x 3"D
Provenance:  Wesley Hill, NY
Yielded Slabs: 3
Description: This is the largest slab I have seen in this area.  This slab has been drying for seven years.
Catalog #BW_1

ONLY ONE LEFT

Approx Size:  8.5'L x 35-45"W
Provenance: Lyme, CN
Yielded Slabs: 8
Milled Date: August 2013
Description: Walnut crotch
Catalog #BW_2

Approx Size: 10'L x 30"W x 2"D
Provenance: Westchester, NY
Yielded Slabs: 9
Catalog #BW_3

SOLD

 

Approx Size: 10'L x 30-39"W x 2"D
Provenance: Mamaroneck, NY
Yielded Slabs: 9
Catalog #BW_4

SOLD

Approx Size: 20'L x 16"-20"W
Provenance:  Baltimore, MD
Yielded Slabs: 5
Description:  Great for bar tops
Catalog #BW_5

SOLD

Approx Size: 7'L x 20"-40"W
Provenance:  Mamaroneck, NY
Yielded Slabs: 9
Catalog #BW_6

Approx Size:  8'L x 30"W x 2"D
Provenance:  Westchester, NY
Yielded Slabs: 8
Milled Date: August 2013
Description: Beautiful grain
Catalog #BW_7

SOLD

Approx Size:  17'L x 39"W x 3"D
Provenance: Interlaken, NY
Yielded Slabs: 8
Milled Date: March 2014
Description: Lots of knots and figures in the grain
Catalog #BW_8

 

As of January 2016, we have milled and added 10-12 new Walnut logs to our list

Date Sourced:  08/21/2013
Milled Date: 12/19/2015
Provenance: Cromwell, CT
Approx Size:  16'L x 38"W x 2.5"D
Description: One of two logs, milled with branches on - beautiful
Yielded Slabs: 10
Catalog #BW_9

 

Date Sourced:  08/21/2013
Milled Date: 12/21/2015
Provenance: Cromwell, CT
Approx Size:  14'L x 21"-36"W x 2"D
Description: Lovely grain from the crotch of the tree, natural cavity
Yielded Slabs: 8
Catalog #BW_9.1

 

Date Sourced:  07/12/2015
Milled Date: 12/29/2015
Provenance: Across the street from Iona Prep H.S.
Approx Size:  12'L x 24"-36"W
Description: Tree had to be felled because of decay, beautiful grain
Yielded Slabs: 8
Catalog #BW_10

Date Sourced:  09/2014
Milled Date:  01/21/2016
Provenance:  Yorktown, NY
Approx Size:  33'L x 22" - 42"W
Description:   Very figured grain, lots going on
Yielded Slabs:  6
Catalog #BW_10.1

 

Date Sourced:  12/2011
Milled Date:   12/20/2016
Provenance:   Saratoga, NY
Approx Size:  24'L x 22" - 34"W
Description:  Dramatic grain, crotch
Yielded Slabs: 6
Catalog #BW_11

Date Sourced:  11/30/2015
Milled Date:   12/2015
Provenance:   ConEd, Westchester, NY
Approx Size:  10'L x 30"W
Description:  Crotch figure and beautiful brown color.  We have entire tree and will list smaller
logs as well.
Yielded Slabs: 8
Catalog #BW_12

Date Sourced:  04/2013
Milled Date:   12/2015
Provenance:   Westchester, NY
Approx Size:  13'L x 19"-28"W
Description:  Pretty, straight grain
Yielded Slabs: 8
Catalog #BW_13

 

 

Date Sourced:  11/2015
Milled Date:   12/2015
Provenance:   Westchester, NY
Approx Size:  15'L x 13"W
Description:  3 logs from same tree
Yielded Slabs: 8
Catalog #BW_14

Date Sourced:  08/2013
Milled Date:   12/22/2015
Provenance:   Nanuet, NY
Approx Size:  10'L x 22"W x 2.5"D
Description:   Beautiful grain
Yielded Slabs: 8
Catalog #BW_15

Date Sourced: 11/02/2015
Milled Date:   12/2015
Provenance:  Yorktown, NY
Approx Size:  33'L x 22"-38"W
Description:   Spectacular in every way
Yielded Slabs: 6
Catalog #BW_16

 

 

Date Sourced: 04/2013
Milled Date:   05/2014
Provenance:  Nanuet, NY
Approx Size:  14'L x 30"W
Description:   Beautiful, straight grain, as close as you can get to grade lumber.
Yielded Slabs:  21
Catalog #BW_17

Date Sourced: 07/2015
Milled Date:  01/2016 
Provenance:  N/A
Approx Size:  13'L x 20"-39"W x 2.5" thick
Description:  This is the first of two trees, all slabs have crotch cut. Fast growing hybrid Walnut; sapwood heavy.
Yielded Slabs:  8
Catalog #BW_17.1

Date Sourced: 07/2015
Milled Date:  01/2016 
Provenance:  N/A
Approx Size:  14'L x 24"-38"W x 2.5" thick
Description:  This is the second of two trees, all slabs have crotch cut.
Yielded Slabs:  8
Catalog #BW_17.2

 


Date Sourced: 01/2016
Milled Date:  09/2016 
Provenance:  Hartsdale, NY
Approx Size:  28'L x 26"W
Description:  Gorgeous, straight grain, rich chocolate color
Yielded Slabs:  7
Catalog #BW_18