carrying place

carrying place

n
Canadian another name for portage
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Too frequently this William has been filed as a son of Carrying Place pioneer, Asa Weller, who came from Vermont in 1791.
Taking Hwy 33,1 turn south off bridge at Carrying Place over
Adrienne Desjardine grew up on the Rouge River branch of the "Toronto Carrying Place" trail.
Phone: 740-385-4660 Email: gcook6@gmail.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.
This relationship was used to estimate number of clams seeded into plots (9.3 [m.sup.2]) at a nearby intertidal flat, Carrying Place Cove, Eastport, Maine (44 [degrees]54.04'N; 67 [degrees]01.28'W), at low tide on 3 May 1998.
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.
Author Glenn Turner discussed the Toronto Carrying Place at our October meeting.
"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."
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.
1-2 Third Annual Great Carrying Place 'Coming Home' Powwow.