In the 1800s, the Schooners on Lake Erie were like the transport trucks of today. Hundreds plied the lake each year. The shipbuilding industry was a major concern in Norfolk County, with shipbuilding ports in Port Dover, Port Rowan and Port Ryerse.

Visit the Port Dover Habour Museum for more information.

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