The following table comprises the canals of the United States and Canada, of which the cost has exceeded $1,000,000.

Name.

State.

Miles.

Cost.

Chesapeake and Ohio ..........

...........Maryland ....

...191...

..$10,000,000

Delaware and Hudson .........

.New York and Pa .......

...108...

...9,000,000

Illionois and Michigan ........

.............Illinois ....

...102...

...8,654,337

Erie. .......................

...........New York ...

...363...

...7,143,789

Welland ...................

............Canada.....

...36...

...7,000,000

Central Division ............

........Pennsylvania ....

...173...

...5,307,252

James River and Kanawha.....

.........Virginia .......

...147...

...5,020,050

Ohio and Erie ...............

........Ohio...

...307...

...4,695,824

Lehigh .....................

........Pennsylvania ...

...85...

...4,455,099

Miami .....................

........Ohio...

...178...

...3,750,000

North Branch Extension .......

.........Pennsylvania ...

...90...

...3,528,302

Morris and Essex .............

..........New Jersey ...

...101...

...3,100,000

West Division ...............

........Pennsylvania.....

...104...

...3,096,522

Wabash and Erie .............

..........Indiana ......

...469...

...3,057,120

Chesapeake and Raritan .......

.Delaware and Md...

...13)4..

...2,750,000

Delaware and Raritan ..........

.........Newe Jersey ....

...43...

...2,844,103

Schuylkill Division ...........

........Pennsylvania.....

...108...

...2,500,176

Chenango ...................

........New York ......

...97...

...2,419,950

Cornwall ....................

..........Canada.......

...12...

...2,000,000

Lachine ...................

..........Canada.......

....8)4..

...2,000,000

Beauharnois ................

..........Canada.......

...21...

...1,500,000

Sandy and Beaver ...........

........Ohio...

...76...

...1,500,000

Delaware Division ............

.......Pennsylvania.....

...60...

...1,275,715

Champlain ..................

........New York ......

...63...

...1,257,601

North Branch ................

.......Pennsylvania.....

...73...

...1,096,178

Susquehannah ................

.......Pennsylvania.....

...39...

...1,039,256

St. Lawrence ................

..........Canada.......

...10...

...1,000,000