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Finger Lakes Ark Boats Lecture

  • Finger Lakes Boating Museum 8231 Pleasant Valley Rd Hammondsport, NY, 14840 United States (map)

The Finger Lakes Boating Museum’s Academy Presents

Finger Lakes Ark Boats

Before the Erie Canal, Southern Tier farmers built arks of rafts to float their produce down the rivers to the Chesapeake Bay to sell their goods. Join us on Thursday, October 17th at 7:00 P.M. at the Museum, 8231 Pleasant Valley Road.

Kirk House, Director of the Steuben County Historical Society will talk about the days when farmers had to use rivers as highways. There is no admission fee for this lecture. Donations are appreciated. Reservations are appreciated, but not required. Make a reservation by calling (607) 569-2222 or e-mail info@flbm.org.