19TH CENTURY U.S. CANALS

Oregon

 

 

Tualatin Canal

Canoe and Kayak Routes of Northwest Oregon: Including Southwest Washington
A brief history of the canal is on page 100.

 

Chronicling America
A set of historical newspaper articles which make reference to the canal.

 

Lake Oswego
A map showing the canal is on page 13; a current photo of the canal is on page 111.

 

Oswego Lake
Includes a brief history and description of the navigation system.

 

Steamboats of the Willamette River
Includes a brief history and description of the navigation system.

 

The Oregon Iron Chronicles
Excerpts from 1870s newspaper articles, including references to the canal.  Current photo and map.

 

Tualatin River Steamboat Facts
Includes a brief history and description of the navigation system.

 

Rev. February, 2019