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Lloyd Shepherd along with his son Howard established Shepherd Boat Works in 1928 in St. Catharines, Ontario. Together they built strong, finely constructed, sturdy looking yet graceful mahogany runabouts with high freeboards, roomy interiors, In 1939, as Shepherd boats grew in popularity, Lloyd and Howard moved their production facilities to Niagara-On-The-Lake, Ontario, a picturesque town on the shores of Lake Ontario near the entrance to the Welland Canal. Shepherd boats prospered. They are known as a higher quality wood boats than others made, they are rear in the U.S. especial...