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Old Map of the Cape Cod Canal - Proposed
1825    Perault
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Old Cape Cod Canal Surveys - 1825  Perault
1825  Perault             Original size  26" x 78"       Based on surveys by Major Perault of the US Topographical Engineers (Later US Army Corps)  
 
Old Cape Cod Canal Surveys Old Cape Cod Canal Surveys Old Cape Cod Canal Surveys
The Proposed Canal entrance at Buzzards Bay from
the 1825 map.  Note the windmill at the upper right.
The line with the capital letters "A B etc" is the route. 
The soil types are listed such as "Sandy". Nearby houses
and owners are indicated with small squares.
"Indian Hill" detail from the 1825 map.  
Herring Brook @ "Road to Wareham".
This area looks like a small village - nine buildings with owners names.
Old Cape Cod Canal Surveys
Here is an overlay of a modern recreational map of the Canal area
 
 
 


Revised: 08/22/17
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