Memorial to Lieutenant-Colonel John By (1779-1836) of the Royal Engineers. By was born in Lambeth and served notably in Canada, constructing the Rideau Canal and founding Bytown at its eastern end. The town was later renamed Ottawa becoming the Canadian capital.Digital image by kind permission of Enzo Peccinotti. Commercial reproduction not permitted without the prior consent of photographer - please contact Lambeth Archives.
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