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Waterfalls : the Niagara Escarpment
Lawton, Jerry, 1935-
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Publication Information:
Erin, Ont. : Boston Mills Press, [2000]

Physical Description:
128 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 23 cm
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GB1430.N5 L38 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area

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An enthusiast's guide to 30 of the most breathtaking and charming waterfalls to be found along the Niagara Escarpment, with the vital statistics for each falls, the best time of day and year to view it, and plenty of local color and history, as well as photo tips for the amateur photographer. Areas covered are the Niagara Peninsula, Hamilton region, Dundas Valley, Halton to Caledon, the Noisy, Beaver and Bighead River Valleys, and Owen Sound region.

Author Notes

Jerry Lawton has been a producer and writer for CBC and CTV television networks for 40 years. He has received numerous international awards for excellence in documentary television.
Mikal Lawton holds a bachelor's degree in photographic arts from Ryerson Polytechnic University

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. 6
Introductionp. 7
Niagara Fallsp. 12
DeCew Fallsp. 20
Swayze Fallsp. 28
Rockway Fallsp. 31
Louth Fallsp. 33
Balls Fallsp. 36
Thirty Mile Creek Fallsp. 40
Beamer's Fallsp. 43
The Devil's Punch Bowlp. 45
Felker's Fallsp. 49
Albion Fallsp. 51
Buttermilk Fallsp. 53
Chedoke Fallsp. 54
Tiffany Fallsp. 57
Mill Fallsp. 59
Sherman Fallsp. 64
Hermitage Fallsp. 66
Heritage Fallsp. 68
Webster's Fallsp. 70
Tews Fallsp. 75
Borer's Fallsp. 79
Grindstone Fallsp. 82
Hilton Fallsp. 85
The Cataractp. 89
Hogg's Fallsp. 93
Eugenia Fallsp. 95
Lavender Fallsp. 100
Anthea's Fallsp. 101
Walter's Fallsp. 104
Inglis Fallsp. 108
Jones Fallsp. 112
Indian Fallsp. 115
The Escarpment Hither and Yonp. 118
Photographing Waterfallsp. 123