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Book of Plans of the New York State Barge Canal is a collection of engineering diagrams and a map of the canal system. This online version contains enlarged views of the drawings and is part of the Schenectady Digital History Archive, the local history and genealogy Web site of the Schenectady County Public Library, affiliated with the NYGenWeb, USGenWeb and American . New York State Barge Canal System (Nautical Chart) Paperback – January 1, by National Ocean Service (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Author: National Ocean Service. The Erie Canal is a canal in New York, United States that is part of the east–west, cross-state route of the New York State Canal System (formerly known as the New York State Barge Canal). Originally, it ran miles ( km) from the Hudson River in Albany to Lake Erie in was built to create a navigable water route from New York City and the Atlantic Ocean to the Great Construction began: July 4, (at Rome, . We think that you should take a close look at The Cruising Guide to the New York State Canal System guide/chart book published by Northern Cartographic for the New York State Canal Corp. In the summer of my wife and I circumnavigated the Adirondacks (Lake Champlain, Champlain Canal, Erie Canal, Oswego Canal, Lake Ontario, St. Lawrence 5/5(1).
New York (State)--Erie Canal Canals Photographs Immediate Source of Acquisition The New York State Barge Canal Collection was purchased in November with funds from the Alma Burner Creek Endowment, the John R. Russell Memorial Fund, and the Friends of the University Libraries. Access The New York State Barge Canal (Western Division. Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. "Designed to furnish monthly to the State canal authorities, the commercial organizations and individuals interested in the canal project and the public in general, information as /5(3). Mission Statement The Canal Society of New York State’s mission is to protect New York State’s canal heritage and its future through research, preservation, education and advocacy. Furthermore, the Canal Society seeks to fulfill its mission by working towards encouraging canal scholarship; promote interest in canals here and abroad; acquire, preserve and archive canal . NYS Canal Corporation, Albany, NY. K likes. Official Facebook account for the New York State Canal Corporation/5(50).
The Barge Canal is as much a modernization of the Erie Canal and its branches as it is an enlargement. In , when the Barge Canal was completed, travelers saw things on the new canal they had not seen on the Erie: canalized rivers, movable dams, liberal use of concrete, mechanized locks, and barges pulled by tugs or traveling under their own power.4/5. Get this from a library! Book of plans of the New York state barge canal: issued as a Supplement to the Annual report of the Department of the State Engineer and Surveyor, [Frank M Williams; New York (State). State Engineer and Surveyor.]. Historic American Engineering Record, Creator, Aetna Engineering And Contracting Company, New York State Canal Corporation, Sponsor Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor, Justine Christianson, Duncan Hay, Jami A Babb, and Laura S Black. New York State Barge Canal, Herkimer Terminal, State Ro Herkimer, Herkimer County, NY. Herkimer. Historic American Engineering Record, Creator, New York State Canal Corporation, Acme Engineering, The Holington Company, Lord Construction Company, New York State Electric And Gas Company, Sponsor Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor, et al. New York State Barge Canal, Crescent Dam, Cohoes-Crescent Road, Colonie, Albany County, NY. Albany.