19TH CENTURY U.S. CANALS

Pennsylvania

 

 

Hamburg Canal

Also see Schuylkill Navigation

A Brief Description of the Canals and Rail Roads of the United States – 1834
A brief descriiption is on page 31.

 

Berks County map – 1854
Shows the route of the canal.

 

Journal, Volume 35, Part 2- 1825
A brief descriiption is on page 11.

 

Pennsylvania Newspaper Archive
A set of historical articles making reference to the canal.

 

Rev. September, 2020