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Second Welland Canal - Book 1, Survey Map 10 - St. Catharines

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dc.creator Board of Works - Welland Canal Company en_US 2011-12-16T16:17:50Z 2011-12-16T16:17:50Z 2011-12-16
dc.description Survey map of the Second Welland Canal created by the Welland Canal Company along the western edge of the Town of St. Catharines. Although not labelled, the Second Welland Canal can be seen running through the map along with its tow path, which is located on the southwestern edge of the waterway. The surveyors' measurements and notes can be seen in red and black ink and pencil. Local area landmarks are identified and include streets and roads (ex. Ontario Street and Road to Hamilton), Artesian Mineral Well, Dr. Mack's Artesian Well, Stephenson House Mineral Well and Gas Works, New Brewery, Old Brewery, Welland House Mineral Well, L. Shickluna's Shipyard, Vinegar Manufactory, Merritt's Covered Race, Mitchels Wharf, Sail Loft, an office, a tavern, two barns, a boathouse, a structure belonging to T. Nihan (or P. Nihen), and some store houses. Properties and property owners of note are: Concession 6 Lot 20, William H. Merritt, E. S. Adams, William Chace, Jacob Hainer, J. Taylor, and J. P. Merritt. en_US
dc.subject Boat and ship industry 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 10 - St. Catharines en_US
dc.type StillImage en_US

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