News and events pertaining to the Hastings County Historical Society.
25 April 2013
Presentation - Historic Wooden Ship Masts
In the 1800's it was the great wooden ships that help transform North America. These ships were the means of transporting the masses of European people to a new homeland, of transporting lumber and farming products. These ships were also vehicles of warfare and destruction.
How and where were the massive masts of the wooden ships made ?
Join the Hastings Historical Society on May 21, 2013 and hear the answers from historian Lloyd Jones.