Historic Canal Construction REPORT: FEBRUARY & MARCH, 1827
The expenditure of the contractor has otherwise been considerable during this period. 800 of Granite Lock stone has been removed from the quarry to Dartmouth Lake, 60 casks of Roman Cement has been provided and 80 Tons extra of Lime. Clearing of the ground for Lake Loon Reservoir has proceeded for three weeks with a party of seven workmen. The Total number of laborers and workmen that been employed with these various departments will average about one hundred.