Second Welland Canal - Book 3, Survey Map 11 - Aqueduct Lock and Canal along Chippewa Creek in Thorold


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Creator:
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 canal as it crosses Chippewa Creek in the Thorold Township near Welland. Identified structures and features associated with the Canal include the towing path, the old canal, the aqueduct lock, the new aqueduct, and the waterway itself.

The surveyors' measurements and notes can be seen in red and black ink and pencil.

Local area landmarks are also identified and include roads (ex. Aqueduct Road, and Road to Weland), Chippewa Creek, the Spoil Bank, a house and a barn.

Properties and property owners of note are: Lots 239, 247, and 248, Joseph Burgar, and Smith Shotwell.
Publisher:
Welland Canal Company
Date of Original:
c.1868
Dimensions:
Width: 100 cm
Height: 45 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 85cm
Image Height: 45cm
Map Scale:
NA
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
WCM-BK3-Map11
Collection:
St. Lawrence Seaway Authority (Canada) Fonds
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.998621 Longitude: -79.24696
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Protected by copyright: Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). Responsibility for obtaining permissions and for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Copyright Holder:
© St. Lawrence Seaway Authority (Canada). © Transport Canada.
Copyright Holder Contact Information:
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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
Contact:
Brock University Archives
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James A. Gibson Library, Brock University, 500 Glenridge Avenue, St. Catharines, Ontario L2S 3A1 Telephone: 905-688-5550 x3264
Second Welland Canal - Book 3, Survey Map 11 - Aqueduct Lock and Canal along Chippewa Creek in Thorold
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