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Second Welland Canal - Book 2, Survey Map 5 - Locks 16, 17 and 18 in Grantham

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dc.creator Welland Canal Company en_US 2011-12-16T16:18:01Z 2011-12-16T16:18:01Z 2011-12-16
dc.description Survey map of the Second Welland Canal created by the Welland Canal Company showing the Grantham Township at Merritton. Identified structures associated with the Canal include Locks 15, 16, 17, and 18, and the towing path. The surveyors' measurements and notes can be seen in red and black ink and pencil. Local area landmarks are also identified and include streets and roads (ex. Hartzel Road and Macadamized Road), Lybster Cotton Mill, St. Catharines Paper Mill, J. Brown Cotton Mills, hydraulic race, a pond, several barns, and a number of structures (likely houses or cabins) belonging to: J. McNamara, M. Moran, A. Delany, T. Joyce, J. Delany, C. Blake, F. Weaver, W. Leeson, and Mrs. Aikins. Properties of note are: Concession 10 Lots 11 and 12. A number of reserved properties exist and are outlined in blue. They include three reserved properties for lock lots, and one large property reserved for a quarry. en_US
dc.subject Canals en_US
dc.subject Locks (Hydraulic engineering) en_US
dc.subject Mills en_US
dc.subject Paper industry en_US
dc.subject Shipping en_US
dc.subject Surveying en_US
dc.subject Transportation en_US
dc.title Second Welland Canal - Book 2, Survey Map 5 - Locks 16, 17 and 18 in Grantham en_US
dc.type StillImage en_US

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