Links to Information on Canals, Harbours, and Dams

Links to early Canadian documents at

Related to Canals, Harbours, and Dams

List of properties to be affected by the Lachine canal

Some employees of the Welland Canal 1830

Some employees or Contractors of the Welland Canal 1834

Awards for Land Damage from Welland Canal 1834

Sappers and Miners disbanded at the Rideau Canal 1831

List of land and goods destroyed by raising the Grand Dam 1830 - includes who receives compensation including some native lands

List of people receiving payment for land taken for the Chambly Canal 1833

Lockmasters & Labourers on Rideau and Ottawa canals 1853

Contractors on Long Point Harbour

Claims for damages due to the Beauharnois Dams and Canal- over 100 pages with descriptions of losses

Toll collectors on the Welland Canal 1846