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Contrast in styles: Ice boat; sailed by John Marchant of Toronto; whizzes past ice-bound laker Ferndale wintering in Hamilton harbour Below; Ken Robertson of Hamilton is well bundled up to ward off the piercing cold and brisk winds. This area; near Royal Hamilton Yacht Club; is probable site for North American ice boating championship Feb. 7-9. Entries are expected from Ontario and most of northern regions of the U.S.; the hot bed of ice sailing in North America. Boats of the type shown above cost $600 to build and up to $1;150 if made professionally. Open in full size

Contrast in styles: Ice boat; sailed by John Marchant of Toronto; whizzes past ice-bound laker Ferndale wintering in Hamilton harbour Below; Ken Robertson of Hamilton is well bundled up to ward off the piercing cold and brisk winds. This area; near Royal Hamilton Yacht Club; is probable site for North American ice boating championship Feb. 7-9. Entries are expected from Ontario and most of northern regions of the U.S.; the hot bed of ice sailing in North America. Boats of the type shown above cost $600 to build and up to $1;150 if made professionally.

Picture, 1976, English

Contrast in styles: Ice boat; sailed by John Marchant of Toronto; whizzes past ice-bound laker Ferndale wintering in Hamilton harbour Below; Ken Robertson of Hamilton is well bundled up to ward off the piercing cold and brisk winds. This area; near Royal Hamilton Yacht Club; is probable site for North American ice boating championship Feb. 7-9. Entries are expected from Ontario and most of northern regions of the U.S.; the hot bed of ice sailing in North America. Boats of the type shown above cost $600 to build and up to $1;150 if made professionally.

Picture, 1976, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Sports - Ice Boating

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0096181f