Trails Sails and Rails

Where the trails, sails and rails met on the shores of Lake Ontario in the nineteenth century.

Author: Raymond T. Sant

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ISBN: OCLC:299193589

Category: Ontario, Lake (N.Y. and Ont.)

Page: 563

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Where the trails, sails and rails met on the shores of Lake Ontario in the nineteenth century.

Sails and Rails

This exclusive collection of his work and their research is proudly offered as homage to the island, its people, and to those who've pursued their calling upon (or near) the sea.

Author: Daniel DeStefano

Publisher:

ISBN: 0983185840

Category: History

Page: 112

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What's in a name? For the picturesque island of Nahant, Massachusetts, answering that question brings you along on Viking raids, below decks on blockade-running schooners, and into harm's way in Civil War battles. Its name, Nahant, is one connection between the many subjects of Sails and Rails. This illustrated history was carefully researched by historians Daniel deStefano and Gerald Butler, and served as deStefano's inspiration for the original artwork reproduced on these pages. This exclusive collection of his work and their research is proudly offered as homage to the island, its people, and to those who've pursued their calling upon (or near) the sea.

The Rails and Sails of Welsh Slate

This book tells something of the men (and indeed women) who built and sailed the vast armada of the stoutest vessels which faced terrible dangers and unimaginable hardship on every one of the seven seas.

Author: Alun John Richards

Publisher:

ISBN: 1845241746

Category: Railroads, Industrial

Page: 160

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Sut y cyrhaeddodd llechi Cymru i bedwar ban y byd? Roedd chwareli mawr Cymru yn eu cynhyrchu, a dim ond trenau bach yn eu cario. Mae'r llyfr hwn yn talu gwrogaeth i'r dynion (a'r merched) a adeiladodd ac a hwyliodd y llongau mawr i'w gludo dros y dŵr, gan wynebu peryglon ofnadwy a chaledi ar y moroedd. -- Cyngor Llyfrau Cymru