Barley Days on Lake Ontario

A Respected Lake Captain and the ships he sailed to Oswego with Barley

This article is about Captain Shaw of Kingston and the schooners he sailed in the barley trade along the shores of Lake Ontario. Below are excerpts from the Toronto newspaper and he is pictured in the insert.

Captain Shaw





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