The Ill-Fated Farmington Canal

By Ellsworth S. Grant (c) Connecticut Explored Inc. Spring 2008 Subscribe/Buy the Issue! It was the largest single transportation project in Connecticut’s history. It would extend from New Haven to Northampton, Massachusetts, and give New Haven a trade connection to northern New England that the city badly needed to compete with its sister capital in … Continue reading The Ill-Fated Farmington Canal