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Income and expenses of the Canal, 1856


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The Canal

We are indebted to a friend for the annexed statement of the income and expenses of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal for the last year:—
       
RECEIPTS.
Revenue from Tolls *$138,675.84
“ Water Rents *3,651.25
Rent of Houses and Lands* 810.15
Fines and Penalties* 45.63
*** $143,182.37


EXPENSES.
Current expenses paid in the year 1854, exclusive of entries unpaid.
Improvements of Canal Steam Pump * $7,025.11
Repairs Ordinary * 61,624.69
Repairs extra ordinary breaches, &c.* 5,014.86
Pay Superintendents, Coll. Lock Keepers and Inspectors * 22,552.49
Pay Pres., Directors, Clerk, Treasurer, and Line Superintendent * 7,426.73
Interest paid * 26,319.20
Contingent expenses * 1,251.15
Postage, Printing and Stationary * 346.06
Law Expenses * 527.16
*** $ 132,088.05




ID:
wcco348

Creator:
Herald of Freedom and Torch Light

Rights:
Public domain

Date:
1856-01-30

Collection Location:
WCFL

Subject:
Chesapeake and Ohio Canal (Md.); Washington County (Md.), History

Coverage:
Maryland, 1830-1940

 
 
Western Maryland Regional Library
100 South Potomac Street
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

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