Thomas Jefferson Papers

Rivanna Canal Co.: Data on Regulations Concerning Canals, Etc, before 9 June 1819, 9 June 1819

1. Appamattox. river. lower part. A.C.I.
  upper.? how far.
2. Buffalo of Appamattox. Pr. Etu. F.
3. Buffalo & Tye. F.
4. Capecaphon A
5. James River. to Crow’s ferry
it’s branches to their highest navign E.
Hazardous 1804. Jan. 18.
6. Kanhaway I.
7. Meherrin. 11. c. 77. G
8. Middle isld creek. 12. Feb. 15.III. 135 K.
  13. Jan. 25. III. 118. L.
9. Monongalia. 13. c. 37. A.B. cranes to give effectual aid to boats ascendg the river
  14. c. 68. cranes dispensg in favr John G. Jackson
  16. c. 134. a new dam permd on condn of cranes.
10. Norfolk & Parquotank canal. 87. c. 1. II. App. 55. C.M.
11. Norfolk & Curratuck do 14. c. 38 6. qu. 1808. c. 92.?
12. Nottoway. 12. c. 39. E.H.
13. Occoquan. 16. c. 56. H.I.C.M.
14. Potomak 95. c. 13. C.
15. Rappahanoc. 11. c. 74. I.C.M.
16 Rivanna 05. c. 25. 06. c. 55. 11. c. 26 or 75 14. c. 39 H.I.
17 Roanoke. upper [. . .] i.e. within this state 16. c. 50. C.M.
18 Roanoke & Meherrin. 12. c. 113. C.M.
19. Shenandoah. 02. c. 22. 14. c. 37. C. map with. M.
20. Stauton. 14. c. 50. E.
State river. 94. c. 48.
21. Tuckahoe cr. 13. c. 36. I.C.J. M. no boat to pass lock unless water runs over dam.
the opening for the lock shall not be made [. . .] the dam.
the co. may raise dam 3f. & then navigate whenever water is above level of prest dam
proprietor not to increase consumption of water by addnal works.
co. shall not reflow the water below to impede the owner’s shut.
no boatman to land except at Cork.
proprietor having made a dam & lock on one arm, may take toll.
22. Willis’s River. 16. c. 52. C.E.A.
A. owner to make locks. 1. 4. 9. 22.
B.   cranes. 9.
C. condemn lands. 1. 10. 13. 14. 15. 17. 18. 19. 21.
{ E. obstructions hereafter } 2. 3. 5. 12. 20. 22.
F. after becoming navigable
G. no powers given. # 11.
H. to manage their affairs. # 12. 13. 14.
I. to contract voluntarily 1. 6. 13. 15. 16.
J. cautionary provisions. 21.
K. correcting injustice. } # 8.
L. enforcing it.
M. to use water for navign only 14. 13. 15. 17 18. 21. 19.
N.   for other purposes.
O. co. may build dam if owner refuses to do it.
onerous A.B.C.
prohibitive E.F.
indifferent G.H.I.
Protective M.N.O.J.K.L.
1. Roanoke. uppr co. i.e. within this state 16. c. 50. C.M.
2. Nottaway 12. c. 39. E.H.
3. Meherrin 11. c. 77. G.
4. Roan. & Meherrin canal 12. c. 113. C.M.
5. Staunton. 14. c. 50. E.
6. Norf. & Pasq. canal. 87. c. 1. C.M.
7 Norf. & Cunaker. 14. c. 38. G.
8 Jas river E.
9   Buffalo of Appom. F
10   Buffalo & Tye. F
11   Tuckahoe. 13. c. 36 C.J.M.
12  Rivanna. 05. c. 25. 06. c. 55. 11. c. 26 [or 75] 14. c. 39 H.I.
13. Rappahanoc 11. c. 74. C.M.
14 Potomak. 95. c. 13. C
15. Occoquan 16. c. 56. C.H.M.
16. Shenandoah. 02. c. 22. 14. c. 37.(140) M
17. Kanhaway. 12. c. J.
18. Middle isld cr. 8. 12. c. 122. 13. c. 101. K.L.
A. owner to make locks
B.   cranes
C. condemn lands 1. 4. 6. 11. 13. 14. 15. 16.
{ E. obstrns hereafter ) 10.
F. after becomg navigble
G. no powers given 3. 7. }
H. to manage their own affairs 2. 12. 15.
I. to ? contract volunty 12. 17.
J. cautionary 11.
K. correcting injustice 18
L. enforcing it 18.
M. use water for navign only 1. 4. 6. 11. 13. 15. 16.
O. may build dam if owner refuses to do it.

Appamattox. co. 1788. Dec. 30. I. 92. Nov. 30. G.

Appam. trustees. 1790. Dec. 16. G. 92. Dec. 26. N.

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