A Contemporary Explorers Chart of Lake of the Woods
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Published by the author, 1976. Second Edition. Paperback. pp. 41. 4to. Charts, black-and-white photographs. Stapled card covers a bit thumbed, slightly soiled; else very good condition. Laid-in is Ashdown's 'A Contemporary Explorers Chart of Lake of the Woods'. A unique, and invaluable, resource for boaters who wish to cruise the Lake of the Woods and enjoy its history and sites, produced by the author, James H. Ashdown (of Ashdown's Hardware fame), primarily for the use, education, and enjoyment of members of the Royal Lake of the Woods Yacht Club. Much interesting information on Indian pictographs, lost mines, shipwrecks and other natural features. Produced on a typewriter, and photocopied for distribution.
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Keywords: Ontario; Nautical; Kenora; Shoal lake; Boating; Northwest Ontario; Mining; Ghost towns;