Second Welland Canal - Book 1, Survey Map 5 - Through Grantham Township
Description
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 a portion of the Grantham Township near Port Dalhousie. Identified structures associated with the Canal include the tow path and floating tow path.

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

Features of the First Welland Canal are noted in red ink and include the old towing path, the Old Canal, two unnamed bridges traversing the Old Canal, and the bed of the Twelve Mile Creek.

Local area landmarks are also identified and include streets and roads (ex. Old Road, Side Line, Road to Port Dalhousie), Samuel Wood's house, Peter Weaver's house, J. R. Tenbroeck's house, a poplar and walnut tree along the east shore, an oak and hickory tree along the west shore, and a walnut tree stump along the west shore.

Properties and property owners of note are: Concession 3 Lots 21, 22, and 23, Concession 4 Lots 21, 22, and 23, Adam Gould, Samuel Wood, Peter Weaver, and John R. Tenbroeck.
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-BK1-Map5
Collection
St. Lawrence Seaway Authority (Canada) Fonds
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.177892 Longitude: -79.271207
Copyright Statement
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Copyright Holder
© 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
Contact
Brock University Archives
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Website:
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Brock University,

500 Glenridge Avenue,

St. Catharines, Ontario L2S 3A1

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Second Welland Canal - Book 1, Survey Map 5 - Through Grantham Township


Survey map of the Second Welland Canal created by the Welland Canal Company showing a portion of the Grantham Township near Port Dalhousie. Identified structures associated with the Canal include the tow path and floating tow path.

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

Features of the First Welland Canal are noted in red ink and include the old towing path, the Old Canal, two unnamed bridges traversing the Old Canal, and the bed of the Twelve Mile Creek.

Local area landmarks are also identified and include streets and roads (ex. Old Road, Side Line, Road to Port Dalhousie), Samuel Wood's house, Peter Weaver's house, J. R. Tenbroeck's house, a poplar and walnut tree along the east shore, an oak and hickory tree along the west shore, and a walnut tree stump along the west shore.

Properties and property owners of note are: Concession 3 Lots 21, 22, and 23, Concession 4 Lots 21, 22, and 23, Adam Gould, Samuel Wood, Peter Weaver, and John R. Tenbroeck.