The Dequesne Club facilities located in Norgate Inlet south of Britt, ON,. (see harbor report GB-40) burned to the ground last night. The fire started about 1:30 am, cause as yet unknown. Investigators will be on the scene today. The buildings have been a local landmark for over 100 years. Eight people were in the club, and all escaped.
Ken Holman (Sea Smoke)
Our annual Lake Erie Rally was held June 13 – 15 in Leamington, Ontario.
A pre-event trip to a local winery for tasting and dinner was attended by 40 of our members. Friday included Happy Hour and a great chicken and fish dinner in the pavilion. Saturday brought a pancake and sausage breakfast provided by the Leamington Yacht Club.