Second Welland Canal - Book 1, Survey Map 10 - St. Catharines
Description
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 along the western edge of the Town of St. Catharines. Although not labelled, the Second Welland Canal can be seen running through the map along with its tow path, which is located on the southwestern edge of the waterway.

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

Local area landmarks are identified and include streets and roads (ex. Ontario Street and Road to Hamilton), Artesian Mineral Well, Dr. Mack's Artesian Well, Stephenson House Mineral Well and Gas Works, New Brewery, Old Brewery, Welland House Mineral Well, L. Shickluna's Shipyard, Vinegar Manufactory, Merritt's Covered Race, Mitchels Wharf, Sail Loft, an office, a tavern, two barns, a boathouse, a structure belonging to T. Nihan (or P. Nihen), and some store houses.

Properties and property owners of note are: Concession 6 Lot 20, William H. Merritt, E. S. Adams, William Chace, Jacob Hainer, J. Taylor, and J. P. Merritt.
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-Map10
Collection
St. Lawrence Seaway Authority (Canada) Fonds
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.1553087238877 Longitude: -79.2530751228333
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
Email:dsharron@brocku.ca
Website:
Agency street/mail address:

James A. Gibson Library,

Brock University,

500 Glenridge Avenue,

St. Catharines, Ontario L2S 3A1

Telephone: 905-688-5550 x3264

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Second Welland Canal - Book 1, Survey Map 10 - St. Catharines


Survey map of the Second Welland Canal created by the Welland Canal Company along the western edge of the Town of St. Catharines. Although not labelled, the Second Welland Canal can be seen running through the map along with its tow path, which is located on the southwestern edge of the waterway.

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

Local area landmarks are identified and include streets and roads (ex. Ontario Street and Road to Hamilton), Artesian Mineral Well, Dr. Mack's Artesian Well, Stephenson House Mineral Well and Gas Works, New Brewery, Old Brewery, Welland House Mineral Well, L. Shickluna's Shipyard, Vinegar Manufactory, Merritt's Covered Race, Mitchels Wharf, Sail Loft, an office, a tavern, two barns, a boathouse, a structure belonging to T. Nihan (or P. Nihen), and some store houses.

Properties and property owners of note are: Concession 6 Lot 20, William H. Merritt, E. S. Adams, William Chace, Jacob Hainer, J. Taylor, and J. P. Merritt.