This section of our website was created by a researcher who has retired. These pages are not maintained.
The following sections provide additional detailed information, as follows:
- A discussion of the method for creating mini-canals in the 18th century
using meander necks cuts, based on evidence for the 1793 construction of thirteen
such navigation channels on Wood Creek, in Oneida County.
- An aerial photograph showing the study area for the search for
the 1730 "canal".
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