A photograph of a postcard of a pre-1900 view of Lock Two of the Old Welland Canal (second) at Welland Vale.
Welland Vale Manufacturing Co., an ax and tool company, is located by the swing bridge. It burned on May 28, 1900 but was rebuilt and continued to operate until 1965.
From the Leeson...
"Lock Two, Old Welland Canal," The Canadian Horticulturalist, Jan 1889 A scan of a photograph of Lock Two of the Old Welland Canal (second) near Welland Vale. Excursion ships such as the one pictured could travel up the canal that far.
Photograph first published in the magazine Canadian Horticulturalist, January 1899. File Number: 08/pt1/6-1.2
c1910 A postcard of Lock Two of the Old Welland Canal (second), St. Catharines, Ontario.
Published by F.H. Leslie, Ltd., Niagara Falls. Printed in the USA. c1910. File Number: 08/pt1/8-1.1 Lock 2, Old Canal, St. Catharines, Ont.
Postmarked November 3, 1908 A postcard of the Old Welland Canal (first or second) near Lock Two by the Welland Vale factory near St. Catharines, Ontario. Postmarked November 3, 1908.
Published by the Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co., Ltd. Montreal and Toronto. Printed in Great Britain. File Number: 08/pt1/8-1.4 On the Old...
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