St. Catharines Ontario and the Welland Canal
History



May 26, 2021:

Here is a short description of the Welland Canal:

The Welland Canal


July 4, 2021: These two text blocks are from page 269 and page 270 of the book The Empire of the St. Lawrence by Donald Creighton:
The Welland Canal The Welland Canal

July 8, 2021:
The Welland Canal

New July 10, 2021:
The Welland Canal, scanwell21
This is the beginning of some work I'll be doing regarding Canal Labourers between 1780 and 1860. The following two pages are from the beginning of the book Called Common Labour - Workers and the Digging of North American Canals, 1780-1860, (hardback) by Peter Way, Cambridge University Press, 1993, ISBN 0-521-44033-5.
Canal Map from Text Book




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