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Old 12-26-2013, 07:48 AM   #11
Lurking Luddite
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Great ride report.
Those roads [boat ramps] into the St. Lawrence along the Long Sault parkway are the old No. 2 highway before the seaway project that flooded the area back in 1958.

Good tour of the Hydro Electric dam and video of the project can be had at Cornwall 7 miles down the road. Moved a bunch of houses and created 2 new towns out of 3 or 4 small villages.

Also a small display between Long Sault and Cornwall by the Lost villages Society. Well worth the stop and walk around.

I grew up in the heaviest house moved in the project. [ In Ingleside]

It takes quite a bit to get kicked out of parks but it has been done.
No further comment, as they say south of the St. Lawrence, I will have to take the fifth.lol
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