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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.

Location

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

Region: Southwestern Ontario

County/District: County of Norfolk (District)

Municipality: County of Norfolk

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