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Plan of Conewago Canal (1795)

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Plan of Conewago Canal (1795)
Additional title: Plan, profile, and sections of the Conewago Canal by James Brindley, 1795
Conewago Canal Company (Author)
Brindley, James (1716-1772) (Engineer)

Conewago Canal Company records, 1788-1820.

[Plans (in Charter case)]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1788 - 1820
Date Created: 1795
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 624
Conewago Canal Company
Content: Collection consists of correspondence, minutes, business papers, and accounts of the Conewago Canal Company.
Ownership: MSS 86M66
Content: The Conewago Canal Company built the Conewago Canal on theSusquehanna River at Conewago Falls, Lancaster County, Penn. The company was founded in 1792 by a group of Pennsylvania investors with the support of the state legislature. The locks were officially opened in 1797 and the company was sold to its creditors in 1800.
Ownership: 1986 Hough, Samuel J. Purchase
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12103179
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0e85eee0-c622-012f-ce59-58d385a7bc34
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  • 1795: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Plan of Conewago Canal (1795)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1795. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/90296b0f-dd38-af0c-e040-e00a180667bb

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Plan of Conewago Canal (1795)" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 14, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/90296b0f-dd38-af0c-e040-e00a180667bb

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1795). Plan of Conewago Canal (1795) Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/90296b0f-dd38-af0c-e040-e00a180667bb

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Plan of Conewago Canal (1795)