July 15, 1908 (10th Parliament, 4th Session)

CON

Robert Abercrombie Pringle

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. PRINGLE.

It will be 15 or 16 miles. There is a drop in the river from Morrisburg to where this dam would be erected of between 13 and 16 feet. We have between Morrisburg and the Long Sault a small rapid opposite Farran's Point and engineers say that it would practically do away with this rapid. It is a great inconvenience now to navigation and why ? Because steamers going west have to take to the Farran's Point canal instead of keeping to the river as they could not possibly

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   DEEP WATERWAYS COMMISSION.
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