nable to assume, would thus be secured to Boston.
He consulted his friend Colonel Baldwin, Sheriff of Middlesex, who had a natural taste for engineering, and they campshire would be a sufficient justification.
Accordingly, James Sullivan, Loammi Baldwin, Jonathan Porter, Samuel Swan, Benjamin Hall, Willis Hall, Ebenezer Hall, Eed on the 11th of October by the choice of James Sullivan as president and Colonel Baldwin and John Brooks (afterwards Governor Brooks) as vice-presidents.
The firs at Billerica bridge is almost 25 ft. above the Merrimac at Chelmsford.
Colonel Baldwin, who superintended the construction of the canal, removed the first turf, 812 had its effect upon the canal.
In the deaths of Governor Sullivan and Colonel Baldwin, in the same year 1808, the enterprise was deprived of the wise and energees.
The committee, consisting of Phillips Payson, Samuel Swan, Jr., and Loammi Baldwin, Jr., appealed to the public for support, assuring the subscribers that all w