Shipping Uphill: The Morris Canal

by Jeff L. Brown, Contributing Editor; ASCE World Headquarters, 1801 Alexander Bell Drive, Reston, VA,

Serial Information: Issue 12, Pg. 46-48

Document Type: Editorial

Abstract: The design and construction of New Jersey's Morris Canal had to overcome three major obstacles: the lack of an immediately obvious water source, the rugged and mountainous terrain, and financing.

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