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


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Creator:
Board of Works - Welland Canal Company
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Drawings
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, Lighthouse, Lighthouse Keeper's House, East and West Piers, Harbour, Waste Weir, Store House, Collector's Office, Collector Assistant Office, Lock Tender's House and the new towing path.

Features of the First Welland Canal are noted in red ink and includes the old Harbour, old Lock 1, old towing path and the original bed of the Twelve Mile Creek.

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. Lock Street and Colonel Clark's Cattle Road), Alex Muir's Dry Dock, R&J Laurie Flouring Mill, R. Laurie & Company Grist Mill, A. Morrison Saw Mill, Johnson's Tavern, a store and a church.

Properties and property owners of note are: Concession 1 Lots 21 and 22, John Christie, John Clark, N. Pawling, William Pawling, W. Carter, G.A. Clark, J. Maven, Mrs. Wood, James Drabble and J. Woodall.
Publisher:
Board of Works - Welland Canal Company
Date of Original:
c.1855
Dimensions:
Width: 100 cm
Height: 45 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 85cm
Image Height: 45cm
Map Scale:
NA
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
WCM-BK1-Map1
Collection:
St. Lawrence Seaway Authority (Canada) Fonds
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.2020163255737 Longitude: -79.2654991149902
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© St. Lawrence Seaway Authority (Canada). © Transport Canada.
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Recommended Citation:
Brock University Archives, St. Lawrence Seaway Authority (Canada) Fonds, Second Welland Canal Survey Map 1, c.1845.
Terms of Use:
This record is Crown copyrighted. Permission to reproduce this record must be granted by Library and Archives Canada.
Reproduction Notes:
© St. Lawrence Seaway Authority (Canada). Reproduced with the permission of the Minister of Public Works and Government Services Canada (2006).
Source: Library and Archives Canada/St. Lawrence Seaway Authority fonds/R1195-0-X-E/Accession 73-27727 CA

© Transport Canada. Reproduced with the permission of the Minister of Public Works and Government Services Canada (2006).
Source: Library and Archives Canada/Department of Railways and Canals fonds/R610-154-8-E/Accession 9017 CA
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Brock University,

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


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, Lighthouse, Lighthouse Keeper's House, East and West Piers, Harbour, Waste Weir, Store House, Collector's Office, Collector Assistant Office, Lock Tender's House and the new towing path.

Features of the First Welland Canal are noted in red ink and includes the old Harbour, old Lock 1, old towing path and the original bed of the Twelve Mile Creek.

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. Lock Street and Colonel Clark's Cattle Road), Alex Muir's Dry Dock, R&J Laurie Flouring Mill, R. Laurie & Company Grist Mill, A. Morrison Saw Mill, Johnson's Tavern, a store and a church.

Properties and property owners of note are: Concession 1 Lots 21 and 22, John Christie, John Clark, N. Pawling, William Pawling, W. Carter, G.A. Clark, J. Maven, Mrs. Wood, James Drabble and J. Woodall.