the Concord River.
Here the committee were met by an almost insurmountable difficulty; the science of Civil Engineering was almost unknown to anyone in this part of the country.
They were, however, determined to persevere, and appointed Mr. Samuel Thompson, of Woburn, who began his work, and proceeded from Medford River, following up the river to Mystic Pond, through the pond and Symms' River to Horn Pond in Woburn, and through said pond to the head thereof.
Meeting here bars they could nf Loammi Baldwin and Samuel Jaques, was appointed ‘to attend him during his survey and observations relating to the canal.’ The survey was completed, and a full report made by Mr. Weston on the second day of August, 1794.
The survey made by Samuel Thompson was the one selected forty years later for the Boston & Lowell Railroad.
Agents were then immediately appointed to carry on the work, to commence at Billerica Mills on the Concord River, and first complete the level to the Merrimac at Nor
min Hurd, Jr., Timothy Walker, Timothy Thompson.
1802, Samuel Tufts, Seth Wyman, Jonathan Teel, Captain Thomas Harris, Matthew Bridge, Deacon David Goodwin, Samuel Payson.
1803 and 1804, the same, with the exception of Samuel Payson, who was succeeded by Captain Nehemiah Wyman.
1805, Seth Wyman, Captain Harris, Matthew Bridge, Deacon Goodwin, John Stone, Peter Tufts, Jr., Joseph Phipps.
1806, Seth Wyman, Matthew Bridge, Peter Tufts, Jr., James Green, Elijah Mead, John Tufts, Samuel Thompson.
1807, James Green, Elijah Mead, Peter Tufts, Jr., Captain Daniel Reed, John Kettell, Daniel Parker, Samuel Kent.
1808, the same, with the exception of James Green, who was succeeded by Timothy Thompson.
1809, the same.
1810, the same, with the exception of Timothy Thompson, who was succeeded by David Devens.
1811, Rev. William Collier, Jonas Tyler, William Austin, Joseph Phipps, Samuel Kent, Philemon R. Russell, Ebenezer Cutter.
1812, Rev. William Collier, Dr. Abram R
Teele, Jonathan. 52, 53.
Teele. Samuel, 52.
Teele, William, 52.
Tenth Anniversary Banquet, The, 73-84.
Ten Hills Farm, 25, 26, 28, 55.
Tent holes, 36.
Third Brigade, 64.
Third Corps, 44.
Thirteenth Massachusetts Regiment, 21, 62.
Thirteenth Massachusetts Volunteers, 70.
Thirty-fourth Massachusetts Regiment, 19.
Thirty-ninth Massachusetts Infantry in the Civil War, 17-23, 43-47, 56-72.
Thirty-ninth Massachusetts Regiment, 19, 46, 63.
Thompson, James, 29.
Thompson, Samuel, 13.
Thorning, John, 11.
Thoroughfare Gap, Va., 43.
Three-Pole Lane, 29.
Titus, Arch of, 80.
Towne, Orr N., 55.
Trowbridge, J. T., 12.
Tufts, Benjamin, 53.
Tufts, Charles, 9, 12.
Tufts College, 9, 12, 74, 78.
Tufts, Edmund, 55.
Tufts, Elizabeth, 51.
Tufts, Francis, 11, 41, 42.
Tufts House, 77.
Tufts, Isaac, 53.
Tufts, James, 51.
Tufts, John, 51.
Tufts, M. Alice, 12.
Tufts, Martha, 53.
Tufts, Mary, 52.
Tufts, Nathan, 12, 55.
Tufts, Nathan, Jr., 12.