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.
Property owners are named over a period of time, as late as the 1850s and 60s. Many are crossed out and replaced and many were “ absentee owners.” “Lodge” indicates Archibald McNab’s Kinnell Lodge.
In Waba: D. Stewart (= Donald Stewart), Janet Stewart, Alex Stewart, Brook Stewart (the Stewarts in Waba were called the Brook Stewarts), John Stewart. Alexander Stewart Jr. (at Robertson’s Corners).
Attached handwritten list of names (6 pages) entered by lot and concession number. Names may be as of 1845. Ottawa, Arnprior & Parry Sound Railway (“ now G.T.R.” [Grand Trunk Railway]) line was drawn in at one point.
Shows from Constance Bay to Rhoddy's Bay along Ottawa River and south including Burnt Lands, Pakenham Mountains. Other townships are March and Torbolton. Gives geological formations coded by time period, with explanation and legend
These geology maps are available online at NRCAN (March 2010). The location of this specific map is http://apps1.gdr.nrcan.gc.ca/mirage/show_image_e.php?client=mrsid2&id=109148&image=gscmap-a_1363a_e_1974_mn01.sid
Dept. of National Defence, Army Survey Establishment, originally published in 1926-29
paper - ink coloured
Size: 39 x 55
Scope and Content
Shows portions of Arnprior, McNab, Fitzroy, Pakenham Townships, and part of Pontiac County, QC. Eastern part of McNab Twp includes hamlets of White Lake, Waba, Stewartville, etc. Also shows Sand Point, Braeside, Sandy Hook, Roddy Bay, etc.
Very good map of Waba Creek, from White lake to its mouth, east of present Arnprior airport. Good map of the Flat Rapids (before the Madawaska was dammed). Calabogie Light and Power Co. line.
Shows that elevations vary from 575 feet northwest of Robertson’s Corners to 350 feet near Clay Bank, to 250 feet at the Arnprior wharf. Whyte Mountain (Pakenham): 700 feet.
Shows portions of Arnprior, McNab, Fitzroy, Pakenham, and Huntley Townships, and small part of Pontiac County, QC. Mississippi, Madawaska, Carp & Ottawa Rivers shown. Pakenham Highlands and Bellamy Road also shown.
Shows existing boundaries of Arnprior outlined in red and proposed expanded boundaries in yellow. Attached page shows areas of existing and expanded town. Date of annotations is unknown. Map shows portions of Arnprior, McNab, Fitzroy, Pakenham Townships, and part of Pontiac County, QC.
Third Edition. Published in 1951. Surveyed between 1926-1929 by the Army Survey Establishment, updated with 1950 air photos.
Shows proposed railway in red between Gillies Bros & Canada Atlantic Railway in Arnprior. Green lines shows a possible location.Shows CPR Railway and where the 2 intersect; shows Dochart Creek and street names and concession lines.