“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Zarephath in Somerset County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Lock No. 10

Lock No. 10 image. Click for full size.
By John Ben Urban, August 26, 2010
1. Lock No. 10
Inscription. The Delaware and Raritan Canal was built, 1830 - 34, by Canvass White. Closed in 1933, it now supplies water for industry
Location. 40° 32.472′ N, 74° 34.043′ W. Marker is in Zarephath, New Jersey, in Somerset County. Marker is on Weston Canal Road (Route 623 at milepost 2.5). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Zarephath NJ 08890, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. War Memorial (approx. 1.3 miles away); Washington’s Route from Princeton (approx. 1.4 miles away); American Revolution Army Encampent (approx. 1.4 miles away); Continental Army Encampment (approx. 1.5 miles away); General Frederick Frelinghuysen Memorial (approx. 1.6 miles away); Derrick Van Veghten House (approx. 1.6 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 1.7 miles away); a different marker also named War Memorial (approx. 2.1 miles away).
Also see . . .  Canvass White 1790-1834. (Submitted on September 2, 2010, by John Ben Urban of Middletown, Delaware.)
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by John Ben Urban of Middletown, Delaware. This page has been viewed 429 times since then and 60 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by John Ben Urban of Middletown, Delaware. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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