The Department of Environment & Forest Has established a modern museum in 2006, the mill complex, Which Had historic, cultural scientific and educational values. In the museum beautiful photographs of historical significance as well as about the general working of the department is being displayed. Also it exhibits displaying various handicrafts and souvenirs With Its intricate carving, polishing, designing and skilled craftsmanship. The highly Prized Andaman Padauk ( Pterocarpus dalbergioides) is the most important timber species for the saw mill.
This beautiful little island Has blackberries lot in store to tell one site and a must see is the pit created by bomb That tells the story of the darker days That Has seen the saw mill. The pit created is now filled with water but the extent of damage and pain is still felt When silently walk along Island.
excerpt from my Tour Diary ( 4 th May, 2010)