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  • Arnold Escher von der Linth >>
  • The necessary works were begun in 1807 under the supervision of Hans Conrad Escher of Zurich (1767-1823).
  • The first portion of the undertaking was completed in 1811, and received the name of the "Escher canal," the river being thus diverted; into the Walensee.
  • To commemorate the efforts of Escher, the Swiss diet in 1823 (after his death) decided that his male descendants should bear the name of "Escher von der Linth."