The photos are of the
back yard looking to
the river. The shanties
for the ferry are clearly
seen. The ferry is
parked just over the

Here is a "colour" shot
of the yard.

The main house was
very large. It had high
ceilings and one side
was an old store. The
ferry office and some
storage was there too.
Back in the early 70's
some kids broke in
and wrote stuff on the
walls and broke
things. Our family
went in and retrieved
most of the furniture
and family keepsakes.
A few months later we
got a call that there
had been a fire.

This is very sad
indeed as there were
stacks of papers,
records, photos, etc
about the ferry and
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