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By Ron Bloomfield,Bay County Historical Society

because the 1830s while the 1st tricks of everlasting cost seemed at the banks close to the mouth of the Saginaw River, the river and bay have supported the busy site visitors of a big nice Lakes seaport, the buzzing saws of 1000s of lumber generators, the waves brought on by numerous vessel launches, and the various different sounds, attractions, and scents indicative of and innovation. Bay urban and West Bay urban grew to become significant gamers within the lumbering, transport, and shipbuilding industries at the nice Lakes from the mid-1800s into the nineteenth century. certainly, innovation and perseverance were the keys to Bay County�s world-class maritime and tradition which are nonetheless obvious today.

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