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The Manchester ship canal

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Cartographic Details: Scale approximately 1:35,000 "February 1898"--lower right. North oriented to the right of vertical. Includes note referencing Manchester Ship Canal Company signed "W.H. Collier, Manager." Inset: Manchester docks. Ancillary maps: Distribution of population [along canal] -- canal Communications. Cross sections: Levels of tides ... -- Compartive cross sections [showing 4 canals] -- Plan of Eastham locks -- Warrington section of wharf -- Runcorn docks -- Section of the Haydock Colliery ... -- Planof Irlam locks -- Part section of Partington coal basin -- Section of quay, no. 8 dock on line G H.-- ... quay, dock no. 6, on line I J. -- ... of Manchester dock pier on line C. D. -- Three storied sheds ... -- Barton swing aqueduct -- ... Salford dock piers ... "Henry Blacklock & Co. Colour Printers, Manchester"--center lower margin. Signature of "Chief Engineer" in lower right: "W. Henry H[...]." 1 map : color, dissected, mounted on cloth, and bound ; 34 x 150 cm, folded in cover 25 x 18 cm.
John R. Borchert Map Library
Manchester, England, United Kingdom and United Kingdom
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