Robert DRUMMOND, Major Contractor on the Rideau Canal



New May 29, 2021:

Robert Drummond built twp steamers, the Pumper and the John By.

Using the steamer Rideau, he carried raw materials to the mills at New Edinburgh, owned by Thomas McKay.

The following text block is from page 67, from War to Winterlude, 150 years on the Rideau Canal, by Mary Peck.

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