Map of the Dismap Swamp Canal, 1867
From North Carolina Maps: "Shows Great Dismal Swamp in Virginia and North Carolina and Collins Canal near Lake Phelps, N.C. Shows cities and towns, ferries and landings, proposed and existing railroads, lighthouses, and natural features. Existing North Carolina railroads depicted include the Atlantic & North Carolina Rail Road and Wilmington & Weldon Rail Road. A proposed Southern Air Line Rail Road is shown linking the southern portion of North Carolina to the Dismal Swamp Canal. An unnamed railroad line from Williamston, N.C. through Tarboro, N.C. and beyond is marked in red. Two hotels are depicted in the Outer Banks: the Alexina Hotel and the Currituck Sea-Side Hotel."
Walton, D. S. "Dismal Swamp Canal connecting Chesapeake Bay with Currituck, Albemarle and Pamlico Sounds and their tributary streams." Map. Hosford & Sons, 1867. https://dc.lib.unc.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ncmaps/id/129
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