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Volunteers to restore “Almidart” at Museum over next four years

A historic fishing tug will be restored at Port Dover’s waterfront over the next four years. The Almidart, built by George Gamble in 1932, is one of the first Lake Erie fish tugs with an electrically welded hull. It will be restored in phases to display at Port Dover Harbour Museum’s docks. County councillors last […]

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Port Dover Harbour’s Almidart exhibit gets coat of paint

Port Dover Harbour Museum’s fishing tug exhibit ‘Almidart’ has a fresh coat of paint in white and red trimmed with black. The local museum has an Almidart tug committee and it was that group and other volunteers that donned jeans and coveralls to tackle the painting. Actually, most of the task of painting the exterior […]

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