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The old canals of New Jersey

Richard F. Veit

The old canals of New Jersey

a historical geography

by Richard F. Veit

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Published by New Jersey Geographical Press in Little Falls, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canals -- New Jersey,
  • New Jersey -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    RNJ 77892

    StatementRichard F. Veit.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination106 p. :
    Number of Pages106
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23268742M

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The old canals of New Jersey;: A historical geography Hardcover – January 1, by Richard F Veit (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ — $/5(1).

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Subjects: Canals -- New Jersey. Canals. New Jersey. More like this: User lists; Similar Items. One of them, “The Morris Canal-Across New Jersey by Water and Rail”, a 20th anniversary edition compiled by Robert R. Goller, and printed. The Old Canals of New Jersey A Historical Geography.

Little Falls, NJ: New Jersey Geographical Press, (). First Edition. Good in light blue cloth covered boards with black text on the spine and on the front board. November 3, The old canals of New Jersey are a perfect place to appreciate autumn leaves.

There are many preserved sections between Bordentown and New Brunswick, between Phillipsburg and Jersey City and by the Delaware River near Lambertville.

Many old towpaths are perfect hiking trails. The forgotten history of those old canals tell a powerful political message for today.

The canal's mile meander across northern New Jersey, from Phillipsburg to Jersey City, was walked by every mule driver for every team that pulled a canal boat from to However, the canal's towpath also served as a route for recreational rambles during its years of operation.

Welcome to the website of The Canal Society of New Jersey. We trust you’ll find it both interesting and informative. The CSNJ is a non-profit organization formed in to foster the study of the history of New Jersey’s two towpath canals, preserve and restore canal remains and artifacts, educate the public in the canals’ histories and provide enjoyment to its members by visiting canals.

Below is a list of New Jersey Canals associated with the atlases in our collection. To see the complete list of New Jersey atlases use our Geographic Browse function or Location clicking the View in Historic Earth button (if available), you will be shown a list of individual maps which covers that geographic area as well as location of the point of interest highlighted on a modern map.

Ma - The Morris Canal - The Great New Jersey Waterway as It Used to be - Rescued from the Canal June 5, - Boy Drowned in Canal Decem - Discussed the Canal Question Janu - Morris Canal is Useless Commercially Under Present Conditions of.

New Jersey from the Library of Congress: New Jersey New Jersey New Jersey New Jersey New Jersey New Jersey New Jersey (from the Chester Library) | About this map: 40 miles around New York ; from the Library of Congress: Coal of Pennsylvania to New York via Perth Amboy ) New Jersey His book The Morris Canal, A Photographic History was first published inand reprinted several times.

That publication, along with his history, Tales the Boatmen Told, piqued interest in the canal that conquered the hills of northern New Jersey.

Lee was born inonly a few years before the canal ceased operating in The old canals of New Jersey; a historical geography Call# TCN5V4 Author: Veit, Richard F. Published Date: Publisher: New Jersey Geographical Place of Publisher: Little Falls, NJ Object Name: Book.

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Before the advent of freight railroads, New Jersey’s canal system provided the vital means of industrial transportation across the state. The Morris Canal served north New Jersey, ascending nearly 1, feet utilizing a succession of locks and water-powered inclined planes to traverse the Highlands mountains, providing an efficient shipping route from Phillipsburg to Jersey City, a distance.

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Chesapeake and Southern Canals. Canals of the Old Northwest. Railroads and New Jersey, Railroads had a pervasive presence and an immense social, economic, cultural, and technological influence in late 19 th and early 20 th century New Jersey.

Then as now, most people in New Jersey were within earshot, at least, of the sound of a train. The story of the area of present-day New Jersey begins at the end of the Younger Dryas, ab years ago.

Native Americans moved into New Jersey soon after the reversal of the Younger Dryas; before then an ice sheet hundreds of feet thick had made the area of northern New Jersey uninhabitable. European contact began with the exploration of the Jersey Shore by Giovanni da.

But rather they will remember the challenge of its construction, the growth and prosperity it brought to the State of New Jersey, and the joys and sorrows that came to the people who were canalers This book has been published to provide insights to the scholars who might want to know what everyday life was like on the canal, to bring the.

The New Jersey Board of Commerce and Navigation in advocated the larger sea-level canal, and the New Jersey Legislature in passed an act authorizing the Board to acquire the right-of-way for such a canal and cede it to the Federal Government, conditional on.

New Jersey's canals and water raceways have been important for transportation and water power for the last years. They have played a significant role in the economic development of the state.

This product contains a Geographic Information System (GIS) ESRI polygon shapefile of the canals and raceways, with selected attributes. It also comes with an associated database file, projection file.

The preservation of Morris Canal history owes much to Harry L. Rinker of Bethlehem, PA, for indirectly he was responsible for helping establish the Canal Society of New Jersey.

He showed me the importance of sharing my knowledge; and, together we have edited all my books on the Morris Canal.Buy Narrowboats & canals books from today. Find our best selection and offers online, with FREE Click & Collect or UK g: New Jersey.New Jersey Geological Survey New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection November 0 9 18 27 Miles ± New York Penn-sylvania an l l l Morris l New Jersey's canals and water raceways played a significant role in development of the State over the last years.

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