Sessional Papers of the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Ontario Volume 18, No. 5

Sessional Papers of the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Ontario Volume 18, No. 5

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1886 edition. Excerpt: ...as a timber limit. The country here has been lumbered. From the thirty-fifth to the forty-second mile the country is comparatively level, with good soil in places and clay in valleys; the timber is generally spruce, balsam, white birch, cedar, tamarac, and a few white pine. A number of rock ridges on the forty-first and forty-second miles. There is more or less pine timber all through the country through which the line passes, and, generally speaking, there is not much of the country fit for agricultural purposes. The Matabidguan River seems to be about the dividing line between the Laurentian and Huronian formations, the former being to the south and the latter to the north of this river or Rabbit Lake. I found no trace of minerals. The magnetic variation averaged 7 30' West. Herewith I send plan and field notes of the line, with account, pay list, transport vouchers and diary of survey. l have the honour to be, Sir, Your obedient servant, (Signed), A. NIVEN, Provincial Land Surveyor. The Honourable T. B. Pumas, Commissioner of Crown Lands, Toronto. (Appendix N0. 27.) DISTRICT OF NIPISSING. Towssmr or Canaaos. C Persaaosouon, ONTARIO, February 23rd, I885. S1a, --I have the ho'nour to report on the survey of the Township of Cameron, performed during the fall of last year, and to submit the field notes and plan thereof. Also a tracing of plan showing the prevailing timber sections within the township. The township of Cameron lies immediately east of the townships of Boyd and Papineau and south of_the Ottawa River, along the shore of which, at this place, runs the Canadian Pacific Railway. The Pembroke and Mattawa common road, surveyed many years ago, and chiefly used for the transport of supplies, plant, etc., to the lumbrring...show more

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  • Paperback | 290 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 15mm | 522g
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  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236745647
  • 9781236745644