Car ferry Cobourg, Ont. to Rochester, N.Y. – interior dining room.
Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Ref.# R231-2332-2-E
While the ferries were licensed to carry up to 1,000 deck passengers, Ontario No.1 had berths for only ninety. Only a few of the wealthier passengers would have patronized this formal dining room.
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