|dc.description||Survey map and description of Job Northrup's land created by The Welland Canal Company. Included is a written description of the land along with a drawing of the land.
Noteable features include; 12 mile creek, dry dock. The land was used by the Welland Canal Company for canal and hydraulic purposes. The total amount of land surveyed is 10 acres, 3 roads and 20 perches.
The deed for the land is dated January 23rd 1828.
Surveyor notes are seen in pencil on the map.The surveyor's notes on the map itself are as follows:
"the plot in red lines, containing 2 roads and 10 perches, was laid off by Geo. Keefer on Aug. 2nd, 1834 as an additional quantity of land required by the Company for Lock house and other purposes".
"The dry dock quantity is 1.2-32"
"1 1/2 acres of the above survey for Dry Dock company. Survey July 18th 1833 by Geo. Keefer."||en_US