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Second Welland Canal - Book 1, Survey Map 2 - Lock 1 and Port Dalhousie

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dc.creator Board of Works - Welland Canal Company en_US 2011-12-16T16:17:40Z 2011-12-16T16:17:40Z 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, East and West Piers, Collector's Office, Lock Tender's House and the new towing path. 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. Road to St. Catharines, Side Line, Old Road to Port Dalhousie, Road to Niagara), the Welland Railway and its structures (ex. freight sheds, wood shed, raised platform, elevator, cranes, water tank, turn table, and passenger station), G. A. Clark's Wood Yard, Clark's Wood Office, Alex Muir's Dry Dock, Donald, Andrews and Ross' Dry Dock, RandJ Laurie Flouring Mill, R. Laurie and Company Grist Mill and A. Morrison Saw Mill. A New Road to St. Catharines is featured in red ink. Properties and property owners of note are: Concession 1 Lots 19, 20 and 21, John Christie, and John Clark. en_US
dc.subject Canals en_US
dc.subject Locks (Hydraulic engineering) en_US
dc.subject Mills en_US
dc.subject Railroad facilities 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 2 - Lock 1 and Port Dalhousie en_US
dc.type StillImage en_US

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