Donated to the Archives by Arthur McLean in 2003. The maps were in the basement of his law firm's building on John Street. Mr. McLean's father Alan McLean took over the law firm from Arthur Burwash who was the lawyer for McLachlin Bros.
Scope and Content
Shows Dochert Village and McLachlin Bros. land along the Ottawa River
Preliminary survey by Ontario Land Surveyor E. Wilkie registered in Almonte,Ontario completed September 2 1893. Survey is of property next to Richard Macnamara's which was later purchased by Charles Macnamara.
Original plan showing profile and layout of drainage course across partial lots 7,8,9 & 10 of Concession 10; partial lots 6, 7, & 8 of Concession 11; partial lots 5 & 6 of Concession 12 of McNab Township which were at the time designated to be constructed and/or maintained by Julius Scheel, Robert Scheel, John McComb, Peter McGonigal, William McGonigal, William Adrain, McCormick, Francis Hudson, James O'Connor, Harry Glenn, George Elliot and the Township of McNab. Also contained in box is a copy of the Robert Scheel Award Drian dated June 2 1903.
Removed from Box B12.1 Watercourses & Ditches 1876-1928 file March 2015.
(copied) by James Robertson (J.A. Robertson) of Arnprior, Assessor, on Aug. 4, 1958
Size: 3(21.5 x 35)
Scale: 1 in. = 2 chains
Scope and Content
Street names: Main Street, Allan Street, Fisher Street, Point Road, Proven Line. Wabalak River [Waba Creek]. Waba Lake [White Lake]. Names of owners pencilled in. Size of lots not shown, except that each lot contains an area of 1 rood.
Based on an earlier map; date of registration not shown. For assessment purposes.
Photocopy in 3 parts. Origin of photocopies unknown.
Hand drawn survey by Ontario Land Surveyor E. Wilkie registered in Almonte,Ontario September 8 1893. Survey is of 1 3/4 acres property belonging to G. Whyte and E. Charbonneau - Monfort which later was purchased by Charles Macnamara.
Detailed description of the road from the County Line in the east to Waba in the west. Shows parts of the “Waba subdivision” ( Mary Street), Waba Creek. Very precise measurements around the Boys property in Waba (stone house).
Deposited on January 20, 1982. Filed by Melvin Boys.
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