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The Canadian canals

their history and cost, with an inquiry into the policy necessary to advance the well-being of the province

by William Kingsford

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Published by Rollo & Adam in Toronto .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby William Kingsford
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 37264, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 37264
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination3 microfiches (105 fr.).
Number of Pages105
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24398764M
ISBN 100665372647

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The Tables list every hour of every day and are corrected for Daylight Savings Time. $ In April ina survey of the waterway predicted that to build a canal from Lake Simcoe to Rice Lake would require 32 locks and 13 dams at a cost of $1, Private contractors eventually built the Trent&#;Severn Waterway in stages over 87 years using both human labour and machine power like that shown in this view of the work at.

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Lawrence route from the heavy tolls.The Rideau Canal is one of the greatest civil engineering works of the 19th century, and is the oldest, continuously operated canal in North America. The Rideau Canal and Waterway was designated a National Historic Site in and a Canadian River in   The Chambly Canal and the Grenville Canal (one of the Ottawa River canals) were alone in their resemblance to the familiar canals of Europe with towpaths for horse-haulage of barges.

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