Waterford in Saratoga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Flight of Five Locks
Civil Engineering Landmark
American Society of Civil Engineers 1852
New York State Barge Canal
The Greatest Series of High Lift Locks In The Shortest Distance Of Any Canal In The United States When Opened in 1915.
Erected 2011 by American Society of Civil Engineers.
Location. 42° 47.376′ N, 73° 40.92′ W. Marker is in Waterford, New York, in Saratoga County. Click for map. The marker is in Lock 2 Park in Waterford. Plaque is mounted on one of the electrical machinery cabinets near the lock. Marker is in this post office area: Waterford NY 12188, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lock 2 Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 0.3 miles away); Troy - Waterford Bridge (approx. 0.3 miles away); Waterford Bridges (approx. 0.4 miles away); Union Bridge (approx. 0.4 miles away); Waterford Station (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Matton Shipyard (approx. 0.7 miles away); White Homestead (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Waterford.
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