carrying place

carrying place

n
Canadian another name for portage
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Author Glenn Turner discussed the Toronto Carrying Place at our October meeting.
Taking Hwy 33,1 turn south off bridge at Carrying Place over
com 31-August 1 Great Carrying Place 'Coming Home' Powwow.
The area around the river and Baby Point is named the Toronto Carrying Place, which is part of a trail from Lake Simcoe to Lake Ontario that has been used for thousands of years.
We pass Fort Edward, the "Great Carrying Place," where for millennia Native Americans drew their canoes out of the Hudson River to carry them to Lake George and then to Lake Champlain and the St.
The driving position is wonderfully low and snug, but the image is spoiled by the cheap feel of the big plastic stereo front which has to be found a carrying place when you leave the car.
The Danforth Road enters the county at Carrying Place from Brighton and followed an Indian trail through Ameliasburgh Township, which at the time extended from the Bay of Quinte to Lake Ontario.
There at the place of falling waters known to the Senecas as Portage, the carrying place for war canoes, nature touches the river with a magic wand, and like Cinderella at the stroke of midnight, it throws off its commonplace garb and dons robes of dazzling splendor.
1-2 Third Annual Great Carrying Place 'Coming Home' Powwow.
Through Carrying Place, a left turn and Ameliasburg where we are welcomed at the Museum by the curator just as it opens at 10:00.
I shouted with joy, forgetting that I was in the middle of a graveyard -- Carrying Place Cemetery in Prince Edward County, Ontario.