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Rules To Be Observed in Constructing the Whitewater Canal

By Indiana Connersville Printed at the Watchman Office

Abstract

Construction on the Whitewater Canal began in 1836 but by 1839 the state lacked the funds to finish the canal. A private company completed the canal through Connersville in 1845. The last boat operated on the canal in 1861.Fayette County Journe

Topics: Fayette County (Ind.); Whitewater Canal (Ind. and Ohio); Canals
Publisher: Indiana Historical Society
Year: 1830
OAI identifier: oai:images.indianahistory.org:V0002/1625
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