19TH CENTURY U.S. CANALS

Connecticut

 

 

Windsor Locks (Enfield Falls Canal)

 

A Tow Path Along a Canal
A brief discription and history of the canal.
 

Canals of the Connecticut River
Includes a brief history and description of the canal.

 

Connecticut Digital Archive
A set of historical photos and maps.

 

Connecticut River
A brief history and description of the river, including reference to the canal.
 

Digital Public Library of America
Links to historical photos of the canal.

 

Enfield Falls Canal
A brief history of the canal. Historical photo. Links to relates sites.
 

Enfield Falls Canal
A brief history and description of the canal.
 

History Buff Unearths Documents, Makes Discoveries About Windsor Locks Canal
An article about recently discovered history about the canal.

 

Navigation of the Connecticut
An 1878 New York Times article announcing the opening of a river canal freight company.
 

Report of the Chief of Engineers U.S. Army
An appendix to a 1905 report, regarding proposed river navigation improvements that would affect the canal.
 

Report of the Surveys and Examinations of the Connecticut River
An 1878 report, that includes reference to the canal.
 

Stony Brook Aqueduct
A brief history and description of the aqueduct.

 

The Windsor Locks Historical Society
Includes historical and current photos of the canal.

 

View of Windsor Locks, Conn., 1877
An illustrated map of the canal, with the capability of zooming and panning to details of the map
 

Windsor Engineers Success
A brief history of the canal, including a map and historical photos.

 

Windsor Locks
A history of the community, including reference to the canal.
 

Windsor Locks Canal
Excerpts from a history of the canal and community.

 

Windsor Locks Canal and N.Y., N.H.R.R. Bridge
A historic postcard of the canal.

 

Windsor Locks Canal Photos
A set of historical and current photos.

 

Windsor Locks Canal State Park
Includes a brief history of the canal.

 

Rev. August, 2021