Canals in Virginia

Below is a list of Virginia Canals associated with the atlases in our collection. To see the complete list of Virginia atlases use our Geographic Browse function or Location Search. By clicking the View in Historic Earth button (if available), you will be shown a list of individual maps which covers that geographic area as well as location of the point of interest highlighted on a modern map.

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HINT: The multiple years listed after an atlases name indicates additional atlases within the collection. In the following example:

University of Michigan (Ann Arbor Campus)
Washtenaw County 1915, 1895, 1874, 1957, 1960, 1964, 1967, 1970, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1979, 1981, 1982, 1985, 1987, 1989, 1991, 1994, 1997, 1999

There are 21 individual Washtenaw County atlases spanning 84 years. Click each to see the development over time.
You can also find Canals
within these Virginia map groups:
Virginia 1850 State Map
Virginia 1950c Nirenstein City Maps
Virginia 1755 Map of the Most Inhabited pa...
Virginia State Map 1871

Search Virginia Canals:

Showing "James River and Kanawha Canal" through "Richmond City Canal"...

James River and Kanawha Canal

Atlases of this county (Henrico):
Henrico County 1901 including Richmond
Henrico County 1862 Wall Map
Henrico County 1901 Wall Map

Richmond City Canal


Maps that contain this point of interest:
Index Map, Richmond 1877
Plate G, Richmond 1877
Plate L, Richmond 1877
Plate M, Richmond 1877
Plate R, Richmond 1877
Richmond 1863, Richmond 1863

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