19TH CENTURY U.S. CANALS

Pennsylvania

 

 

Lycoming Line Canal

Also see West Branch Canal

Atlas of Lycoming County, Pennsylvania – 1873
A brief description of the canal is on page 7.

 

Communication from the Canal Commissioners: Exhibiting the Condition of the Canals and Railroads – 1839
A report on the condition of the canal is on page 68.

 

Hazard's Register of Pennsylvania – 1835
A report that the canal is now in operation is on page 380.

 

History of Lycoming County, Pennsylvania – 1892
Reference to the canal is on page 323.

 

Mitchell's Reference and Distance Map of the United States – 1836
A description of the canal is on page 242.

 

Pennsylvania Archives – 1900
A description and estimated construction costg of the canal is on page 988.

 

The Register of Pennsylvania – 1829
 A report on the condition of the canal begins on page 388; A report on teh upper division of the canal begins on page 407.

 

Rev. May, 2022