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Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal Company.

United States. Congress. House

Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal Company.

by United States. Congress. House

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Congress -- Private bills,
  • Bills, Private -- United States,
  • United States -- Claims

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    Other titlesNaval affairs, Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal Company
    SeriesH.rp.1636
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Naval Affairs
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination1 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15961048M

    Map of the Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal: connecting Chesapeake Bay with Currituck, Albemarle and Pamlico sounds and their tributary streams Names Lindenkohl, A. (Draftsman) Lindenkohl, H. (Henry) (Draftsman) Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal Company (Publisher) Norris Peters Co. (Lithographer) Collection. Maps of North America. Countries.   Albemarle & Chesapeake Canal, This image is labeled as a road crossing, but the label does not indicate which crossing. Three roads crossed the canal: one in Great Bridge, Va.; a second at North Landing, Va.; and the last at Coinjock, N.C. Image by Albert Ross, USN.

    A letter from the President of the canal company begins on page Intracoastal Waterway Includes a brief history of the canal. Map of the Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal An map. North Carolina Canals - Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal A brief history and description of the canal. The Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal, about 10 miles long, connects Southern Branch of Elizabeth River with North Landing River. Great Bridge, a town on the Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal at Mile , has bus connections with Norfolk. State Route highway bridge across the canal at the town has a double- leaf bascule span with a.

    The Dismal Swamp Canal along with the Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal gives fishermen two places to enjoy angling from shore or from a boat. The canals form alternate routes along the Atlantic. This was a very common scene on the Albemarle and Chesapeake (A&C) Canal at the turn of the 20th century. Held together by spikes and chains, the logs in this raft are headed south toward the North River, a tributary of the Albemarle Sound.


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The Albemarle and Chesapeake canal by,s.n. edition, in English The Albemarle and Chesapeake : Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal: connecting Chesapeake Bay with Currituck, Albemarle and Pamlico Sounds and their tributary streams Names Lathrop, John (Creator) Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal Company (Publisher) Hosford & Co.

(Printer) Collection. Maps of North America. Countries. United States (except New York) States. North Carolina. Dates. 7 rows  Reorganized in as the Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal Company (the merger of the.

Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal Co. Installment of $50 for 10 shares, Norfolk, Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal Co. Debenture bond of $, Norfolk, Hampshire and Hampden Canal Company.

1st instalment of $10 on 5 shares, New-Haven, Illinois & Michigan Canal Fund. The Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal connects Southern Branch of Elizabeth River with North Landing River. Approximately 10 miles in length, the canal is maintained maintained by the Army Corps of Engineers, Norfolk District to a depth of 12 feet.

Today, the Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal is maintained and operated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and is part of the well-traveled Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway. It consists of sea level water connections between the Chesapeake Bay and the Albemarle Sound.

The Canal has the distinction of having been one of the earliest of all American canals, suggested and actually surveyed and mapped. Title. The Albemarle and Chesapeake canal. Title Variants: Alternative: A. & C. Canal Co.

Alternative: Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal Company. Albemarle and. The Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal was built by a corporation in to afford inland navigation between the Chesapeake Bay and the Albemarle Sound.

It is really two canals, thirty miles (50 km) apart, one eight and one-half miles ( km) long, connecting the Elizabeth River with Location: Albemarle and Chesapeake. Annual report of the President and Directors of the Albemarle & Chesapeake Canal Company. [serial] [Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal Company] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages. Maintained by Norfolk District, the Dismal Swamp Canal and Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal form alternative routes along the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway between the Chesapeake Bay and Albemarle Sound.

These two canals are part of the greater Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway, which stretches from Norfolk, Virginia. The Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal is part of the federally authorized and operated Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway and carries heavy commercial traffic as well as some recreational boat traffic.

The Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal Historic District is located in a low-lying area formerly. The Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal, a man-made waterway connecting Albemarle Sound with the Chesapeake Bay, was proposed initially by William Byrd II in Surveys were made, but engineering complications held up the project until the s.

Upon its opening on 9 Jan. Inthe Great Bridge Lumber and Canal Company was chartered by Virginia to restart the proposed canal. The company merged with a North Carolina equivalent in and was renamed the Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal Company.

A businessman in Norfolk, Marshall Parks, was a major advocate for the new canal. In MayGeorge Washington made his first visit to the Great Dismal Swamp and suggested draining it and digging a north-south canal through it to connect the waters of the Chesapeake Bay in Virginia and Albemarle Sound in North on: Runs between Chesapeake, Virginia, and.

Today, the Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal is maintained and operated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and is part of the well-traveled Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway. It consists of a sea level water connection between Chesapeake Bay and the Albemarle Sound. The Canal has the distinction of having been one of the earliest of all American canals, suggested and actually surveyed and mapped in   Juniper Waterway: A History of the Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal.

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5 likes 72 were here. The Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal was built by a corporation in /5().The Dismal Swamp Canal, originally chartered inconnects the Albemarle Sound and the Chesapeake Bay. Opened inthe Dismal Swamp Canal created a passage between northeastern North Carolina and Norfolk, Virginia.

By the mids, the Dismal Swamp Canal was widened and deepened enough for reliable commercial traffic. As a result, international trade shifted from Albemarle .The Chesapeake and Albemarle Canal was added to the National Register of Historic Places in The canal has always been a popular route for commercial vessels and shipping.

Between andcommerce on the canal portion of the ICW averaged about million tons annually.