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Second Welland Canal - Book 1, Survey Map 1 - Entrance, Lock 1 and Port Dalhousie

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dc.creator Board of Works - Welland Canal Company en_US 2011-12-16T16:17:38Z 2011-12-16T16:17:38Z 2011-12-16
dc.description Survey map of the Second Welland Canal created by the Welland Canal Company showing the areas in and around Port Dalhousie and Grantham Township. Identified structures associated with the Canal include Lock 1, Lighthouse, Lighthouse Keeper's House, East and West Piers, Harbour, Waste Weir, Store House, Collector's Office, Collector Assistant Office, Lock Tender's House and the new towing path. Features of the First Welland Canal are noted in red ink and includes the old Harbour, old Lock 1, old towing path and the original bed of the Twelve Mile Creek. The surveyors' measurements and notes can be seen in red and black ink and pencil. Local area landmarks and businesses are also identified and include streets and roads (ex. Lock Street and Colonel Clark's Cattle Road), Alex Muir's Dry Dock, RandJ Laurie Flouring Mill, R. Laurie and Company Grist Mill, A. Morrison Saw Mill, Johnson's Tavern, a store and a church. Properties and property owners of note are: Concession 1 Lots 21 and 22, John Christie, John Clark, N. Pawling, William Pawling, W. Carter, G.A. Clark, J. Maven, Mrs. Wood, James Drabble and J. Woodall. en_US
dc.subject Canals en_US
dc.subject Harbors en_US
dc.subject Locks (Hydraulic engineering) en_US
dc.subject Mills en_US
dc.subject Shipping en_US
dc.subject Surveying en_US
dc.subject Transportation en_US
dc.title Second Welland Canal - Book 1, Survey Map 1 - Entrance, Lock 1 and Port Dalhousie en_US
dc.type StillImage en_US

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