Alligator Tug, The - Ontario Heritage Trust


Alligator Tug, The

A boon to the flagging lumber industry in the late 19th century, the amphibious Alligator scow produced by West & Peachey of Simcoe was able to tow large log booms cheaply and efficiently from areas that were previously inaccessible.


In Lynnwood Park, Norfolk Street North at Alligator Lane, Simcoe

Region: Southwestern Ontario

County/District: County of Norfolk (District)

Municipality: County of Norfolk