"Ned" Hanlan 1855-1908 - Ontario Heritage Trust

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"Ned" Hanlan 1855-1908

A native of Toronto, Hanlan took up rowing as a child after his family moved to a house on Gibraltar Point. After winning several amateur rowing events, Hanlan turned professional in 1876. For four years he held the world single sculls championship.

Location

Near the ferry dock, Hanlans Point, Toronto Islands, Toronto

Region: Greater Toronto Area

County/District: City of Toronto (District)

Municipality: City of Toronto

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