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Section 94-50.91 chains. Begins on F. Miller's land; ends on that of B. Shaffer's. Line on sloping ground, with the exception of 35 chains of embankment across the mouth of Big Swamp. Soil, alluvial. 19,064 yards of escavation, at 8 c.

$1,525 12 6-4,555 embankment, at 12 c..

7.752 60 6-17 rods fence, at 70 c. ...

452 90 2 road bridges, 12 and 22 feet wide, .......

983 83 I culvert, 6 feet span,....

589 12

811,333 57 Section 95—81.53 chains. Begins on Shatier's land; ends on that of J. June. Located on the face of a side hill of very gentle ascent. Excavation, loam. 32,374 yards of excavation, at 8 C...

$2.589 92 23 chains grabbing, at $8,

184 00 652 rods fence, at 70 c.

456 40 I farm bridge,

331 26 Lock, No. 131, 8 feet,

4,733 00

$9.344 58 Section 96—81.15 chains. West of Dumplin Hill. Begins on J. June's land; ends on the Dumplin hill farm. Located on sloping ground. Dumplin is an isolated sand bank. rising precipitately from the river and extending westward, atfording a pass round the western base, by which the river is avoided without increasing the distance or adding to the expense of the canal. Excavation, sandy loam. 25,308 yards of excavation, at 8 c. ..

$2,024 64 15,638 “

Dumplin hill, at 10 с..... 1.563 80 30 chains grubbing, at $7,

210 00 609 rods fence, at 70 c.

426 30 1 road bridge,

600 57 I culvert, 4 feet span, .

399 07

$5,224 38

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Section 97–78.03 chains. Begins on James Wadsworth's land; ends on Jones. on nearly level ground. Sandy loam. 26,000 yards of excavation, at 8 c.. 584 rods fence, at 70 C.... 1 road bridge, 1 farm bridge, 1 waste-weir,...

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Section 98–81.85 chains. Begins near Dumplin hill; passes back of Tone's tavern, and on the west side of a sand hill, lying parallel to the river, and ends on Valentine's land. It is necessary to keep up the level, to pass Black and Little Black creeks. This gives an expensive embankment across the fats for this and the following section. Soil sandy loam. 7,480 yards of excavation, at 8 c.... ....

$658 40 16,600 embankment, at 12 c......

7,032 00 10 chains light grubbing, at $4,....

40 00 364 rods of fence, at 70 c....

254 80 I road and 1 farm bridge, 12 ft....

762 52

$9,557 72

Section 99–78.28 chains. Beginning on Valentine's, and extends across the flats to a point on McVean's farm. The whole section is embankment. Black and Little Black creeks are crossed in this section. The former by a stone aqueduct of two arches of 12 ft. span; the latter by a culvert 8 ft. span. 126,600 c. yards of embankment, at 14 c........ $17,724 00 Aqueduct over Black creek,

1,958 00 Culvert for Little Black creek,..

809 00 256 rods of fence, at 70 c.

396 00 2 bridges, 12 ft. wide,......

762 52

$21,649 52 Section 100-81.54 chains. Begins on McVean's land; ends on that of Bradley; located on sloping ground. Excavation, clay. 36,000 yards of excavation, at 8 c..

$2,880 00 40 chains of grubbing, at $8,.......

320 00 452 rods of fence, at 70 c...

316 40 road bridge and i farm bridge,

762 52

84,278 92

Section 101-80.70 chains, Begins on Bradley's land; ends on James Wadsworth’s; surface rolling. Excavation, clay. 37,700 yards of excavation, at 8 c.........

$3,016 00 323 rods of fence, at 70 C....

226 10 1 culvert, 4 feet chord,

403 00 1 farm bridge,

381 26 1 waste-weir, :

235 00

84,261 36

Section 102-82.39 chains. Begins and ends on the land of James Wadsworth, esq. Line on level ground, to a point near the rapids, where it passes along the face of a range of hills. It is necessary to move two smali houses opposite the dam. Soil, clay; surface covered with detached rock. 42,150 yards of excavation, at 8 c..

$3,372 40 380 rods of fence, at 70 c....

266 00 3 road bridges,

1,801 71 For moving two dwelling-houses, .

150 00

$5,590 11

Section 103. Begins on Wadsworth's; ends on Alonzo Frost's land; ground undulating. Excavation, loam and clay. 44,800 yards of excavation, at 9 c....

84,032 00 50 chains of light grubbing, at $5,....

250 00 641 rods of fence, at 70 c.

448 70 1 farm bridge, ....

381 26

$5,111 96

Section 104—60.70 chains, Beginning at the same point with the screw dock termination; ends at Butler's basin. The land opposite Butler's basin, is unoccupied, affording every facility for the formation of a basin of any required area. Clay and loam with a substratum of lime rock. 32,133 yards of excavation, at 8 G.....

$2,570 64 475 rods of fence, at 70 cts...

332 50 5 road bridges,

3,002 85 2 locks, No. 132 and 133, 10 feet lift, .

10,362 00

$16,267 99

Section 104—54.72 chains. (Eastern termination.) Beginning on the land of Alonzo Frost, extends over a smooth surface to the Erie capal at the screw dock. Another termination was made at Butler's basin some distance above. There is a basin in front of the screw dock which will afford a convenient entrance into the proposed canal. Upper stratum clay; lower, limestone. 27,400 c. yards of excavation, at 8 cts....

$2,192 00 6,152

rock, at 40 cts.... 2,460 80 437 rods fencing, at 70 cts....

305 90 4 road bridges,

2,402 28 2 locks 10 feet lift, Nos. 132 and 133,.

10,362 00

8 lock houses, at $2.50, ...

817,722 98

2,000 00

The following estimate of line located from the dam at Genesee rapids to the Erie canal, is for a distance of 2 miles 141 chains. Beginning at the dam, it extends along the bank of the river to the head of a ravine; thence down the ravine, terminates at the screw dock. The line passes over an even surface, and with the exception of 25 chains immediately below the dam, it will not be necessary to protect the embankments. The rock excavated for the canal may be used without expense for the protection of the embankments. Excavation, loam, gravel and rock. 97,701 yards excavation, at 8 c.......

$7,806 08 56,116 rock, at 40 C....

22,446 40 964 rods fence, at 70 C....

647 80 6 road bridges,

3,603 42 1 guard-lock,

4,275 00 1 waste-weir,

235 00

$39,013 70

$31,948 08

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RECAPITULATION.
Section 69 main line,...
" pond route,..

$23,350 05
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9,430 76 5,010 78 3,857 16 9,432 45 7,463 48 4,112 12 6,168 72 6,976 16 7,096 06 12,253 06

9,437 51 22,563 59 8,139 77 4,667 86 5,417 09 4,697 71 4,644 82 3,384 40 4,826 22 3,522 04 9,709 36 4,562 39 12,165 06 2,735 00 3,540 46 11,333 57 8,344 58 5,224 38

Carried forward, ..

Brought forward, ..
Section 97 main line,..

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8 lock-houses, at $250,..
104 screw dock,

$17,722 00

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3,705 63 9,557 72 21,649 52 4,278 92 4,261 36 5,590 11 5,111 96 16,267 99 2,000 00

Total of main line,..... $305,087 85 Should the route through Mount-Morris pond be adopted, a saving of....

8,598 03

will accrue, making the cost of the western line, ... $296,489 82

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