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Allagash River Towboat

Jack Schneider

Allagash River Towboat

A Maine Logging Adventure

by Jack Schneider

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History - United States/State & Local,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books - Young Adult,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Misc. Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 3-4

  • The Physical Object
    FormatSchool & Library Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9336640M
    ISBN 100613774167
    ISBN 109780613774161

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Allagash River Towboat (Paperback) By Jack Back in the days of the lumberjack and the river drive, supplies and equipment were moved up Maine's most remote river by towboats--wooden barge-like structures--which were towed upriver by horses or oxen on the shore.

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Period of Record - Discharge: July to NovemberMay to NovemberSeptember to current year. Monthly discharges only for some periods prior to November. The Allagash Wilderness Waterway is a mile (kilometer) stretch of lakes, ponds, and the Allagash River flowing north through the northern Maine wilderness.

Umsaskis Lake to Town of Allagash 53 miles, days. Mostly river paddling. Side trip Chamberlain Lake to Allagash Lake Allagash Stream enters Chamberlain Lake in the northwest corner of the lake. As you pass under the remnants of the rail-road trestle you enter the quiet waters of Allagash Stream.

The Allagash Wilderness Waterway, encompassing river miles, 3/10 of Maine’s river mileage, became America’s first federally protected-state managed Wild river.

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See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from 5/5(1). The Discovery can take all the punishment the river can give out. Along with its sharp V-entry and straight keel line, the 's glossy surface literally slips through the.

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ferry across the Allagash River for thirty-seven years. “The boats he built were the bateau, ferryboat, towboat, and flanger.” So goes the text for B is for Boats, in his recently-released memoir which remembers his boyhood and early years as a lumberman.

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We used the services of Norman L'Italien at Pelletier's Campground for renting canoes and vehicle shuttle. The canoes 5/5(9). Allagash, Other Maine Canoe Trips, and Cultural Trips with Native Cree and Wabanaki Traveling by canoe is the most natural way to see the North Maine Woods and its wildlife.

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But without towboat crews to shepard the cargo, all of these discussions would be moot. A study estimated that in the five states through which the Upper Mississippi River flows, the barge industry employs an estima people. This is what we captured watching nine of them. During an overnight ride on the towboat Milton V.

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