Rideau CanalNational Historic Site of Canada

Rideau Canal Management Plan - Title Page

Copyright Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada, as represented by
the Chief Executive Officer of Parks Canada, 2005
Government of Canada Catalogue No. R64-257/2005E
ISBN: 0-662-33356-X
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Management Plan

May 2005

Lt. Col. John By
Lt. Col. John By, Royal Engineers; Royal Engineers Museum of Military Engineering Gillingham, U.K.

"If ever a man deserved to be immortalized in this utilitarian age, it was Lieutenant Colonel By. In an unexplored part of the country, where the only mode of progress was the frail Indian canoe, with a department to be organized, workmen to be instructed and many difficulties to overcome, he constructed a truly remarkable work."
(Captain Richard Bonnycastle of the Royal Engineers, London, 1842)