In Niagara the birth of the Welland Canal became a major inspiration, the region became infected with 'Canal Fever' which led to a proposed solution being found for Brant’s transportation problem.

That solution was the Grand River Navigation Company. It was a bastard birth that helped foster distrust between the native and European communities that has yet to be overcome.

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