STATEMENT shewing the Cost of a Survey for a Canal to connect the River St. Lawrence with Lake Champlain.
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Maps Accompanying this Report
Copy of a Report of a Committee of the Honorable the Executive Council, dated 18th October, 1854, approved by His Excellency the Governor General, in Council, on the same day.
Instructions for J. B. Jarvis, Esquire, Civil Engineer, on the subject of a Canal between the River St. Lawrence and Lake Champlain.
STATEMENT shewing the Cost of a Survey for a Canal to connect the River St. Lawrence with Lake Champlain.
AMOUNT ON ACCOUNTS RECEIVED BUT NOT YET PAID.
Report of Edward H. Tracy, Esquire, Civil Engineer.
Report of John B. Jarvis, Esquire, Civil Engineer.
Report of Messrs. Maillefert and Raaslof, Civil Engineers, upon the Examination and Survey of the River St. Lawrence, from Prescott to the head of the Lachine Canal, and certain experimental blasting operations made during the summer of 1854.
Table A.

Amounts paid Samuel Gamble, as Engineer, 221 days @ 30s 331 10 0
Travelling expenses, 19 17 3
_______ 351 7 3
" " Wm. D. Jarvis, Leveller, 199 days @ 15s 149 5 0
Travelling expenses, 19 18 4
______ 169 3 4
" " W. G. Pemberton, Assistant Leveller, 181 days @ 12s. 6d 113 2 6
Travelling expenses, 10 9 6
______ 123 12 0
" " E. E. Lindsay, Compass-man and Rod-man, 181 days @ 12s. 6d 113 2 6
Travelling expenses, 9 19 11
______ 123 2 5
" " G. Bathgate, Rod-man, 179 days @ 12s. 6d 111 17 6
Travelling expenses, 5 8 11
______ 117 6 5
" " W. U. Graddon, Surveyor, 142 days @ 20s 142 0 0
Travelling expenses, 11 2 11
______ 153 2 11
" " Andrew Hickory, Axe-man, 10 1/2 days @ 7s. 6d 3 18 9
Peter Hondit, " 131 " @ 7s. 6d 49 2 6
" " Michel Kelly, " 128 " @ 7s. 6d 48 0 0
" " Thomas Stapleton, " 96 " @ 7s. 6d 36 0 0
" " James Bell, " 80 " @ 7s. 6d 30 0 0
" " Samuel Bell, " 86 " @ 7s. 6d 32 5 0
" " Wm. Smith, " 5 " @ 7s. 6d 1 17 6
" " Robert Chaloux, " 9 " @ 7s. 6d 3 7 6
" " B. Tremblay, " 37 " @ 6s. 3d 11 11 3
" " Henry Phillips, " 49 " @ 6s. 3d 15 6 3
" " J. Frechette, " 30 " @ 6s. 3d 9 7 6
" " Louis Dubois, " 26 " @ 7s. 6d 9 15 0
" " M. Malarky, " 25 " @ 6s. 3d 7 16 3
" " J. Chaloux, " 2 " @ 7s. 6d 0 15 0
" " A. Boivin, " 3 " @ 7s. 6d 1 2 6
" " D. Leper, " 1 " @ 7s. 6d 0 7 6
" " Amable Boivin, " 5 " @ 7s. 6d 1 17 6
" " J. Sansoucie, " 1 " @ 7s. 6d 0 7 6
" " An Indian, " 2 " @ 7s. 6d 0 15 0
" " Canoe and Indians, 1 12 6
" " A. Duvergier, Axe-man, 5 days @ 10s 2 10 0
" " Frs. Chaloux, " 6 " @ 7s. 6d 2 5 0
" " Albert Rounds, Horses and Waggons, 87 10 0
" " F. Monett, do. 4 15 0
" " M. Riley, do. 10 18 9
" " E. H. Tracey, Stationery, &c., 27 8 9 1/2
" " Thomas Hewitt, do. 1 8 1
" " Rent for two Rooms for offices, 15 0 0
" " Sundry persons for Stationery, Tools, Maps, Flag, Poles, Drawing Board, &c. 70 17 71
1516 12 7

AMOUNT ON ACCOUNTS RECEIVED BUT NOT YET PAID.
John B. Jarvis, Professional Services as Civil Engineer 2500 0 0
E. H. Tracy, Engineer in charge of Survey, six months at 150 per month, 900 0 0
Hotel and Travelling Expenses, 139 15 0
3539 15 0
5056 7 7

 


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