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Running Rum on the Bay of Quinte

The Bay of Quinte has a rich history steeped in not only tradition, but occasionally in scandal and mischief. For those of you who don’t know, the Bay of Quinte area enjoyed a storied history of rum running. During the roaring twenties, America was undergoing what is often called “The Nobel Experiment”, but is most commonly referred to as prohibition. A time when alcohol was banned from every house, club, and store in America, Canada came to the rescue ...

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Bay of Quinte Region is an alliance of interdependent communities, bound together by a common history, shared economy, and the water that surrounds and defines us. We hope to welcome you soon.