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The Lois McClure on Lake Champlain. Photo: Sarah Harris
The Lois McClure on Lake Champlain. Photo: Sarah Harris

Sailing through history in Vermont, NYS, Canada

During the holidays we're listening back to some of our favorite stories from 2013. Some are newsy, others are just fun.

The Lois McClure is a replica of an 1862 canal schooner. She's a freight ship that's also a floating museum. Last summer she recreated a piece of the history of transportation by taking a 19th century voyage from Lake Champlain, across New York's canal system to Buffalo, down the St. Lawrence River to Montreal, and back again.  Go to full article

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