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Second Welland Canal - Book 1, Survey Map 5 - Through Grantham Township

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dc.creator Welland Canal Company en_US 2011-12-16T16:17:45Z 2011-12-16T16:17:45Z 2011-12-16
dc.description Survey map of the Second Welland Canal created by the Welland Canal Company showing a portion of the Grantham Township near Port Dalhousie. Identified structures associated with the Canal include the tow path and floating tow path. The surveyors' measurements and notes can be seen in red and black ink and pencil. Features of the First Welland Canal are noted in red ink and include the old towing path, the Old Canal, two unnamed bridges traversing the Old Canal, and the bed of the Twelve Mile Creek. Local area landmarks are also identified and include streets and roads (ex. Old Road, Side Line, Road to Port Dalhousie), Samuel Wood's house, Peter Weaver's house, J. R. Tenbroeck's house, a poplar and walnut tree along the east shore, an oak and hickory tree along the west shore, and a walnut tree stump along the west shore. Properties and property owners of note are: Concession 3 Lots 21, 22, and 23, Concession 4 Lots 21, 22, and 23, Adam Gould, Samuel Wood, Peter Weaver, and John R. Tenbroeck. en_US
dc.subject Canals 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 5 - Through Grantham Township en_US
dc.type StillImage en_US

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