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Conneautville in Crawford County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Erie Extension Canal

 
 
Erie Extension Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, October 21, 2012
1. Erie Extension Canal Marker
Inscription. Part of the old channel lies near the highway. The Conneaut Line, from Erie to near Conneaut Lake, was begun by the State, 1838, and completed by the Erie Canal Company, 1843-44. Canal in use until 1871.
 
Erected 1948 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Erie Canal marker series.
 
Location. 41° 45.923′ N, 80° 22.431′ W. Marker is in Conneautville, Pennsylvania, in Crawford County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Pennsylvania Route 18) and Old Depot Drive, on the right when traveling south on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Conneautville PA 16406, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Oil-Producing Salt Well (approx. 6.1 miles away); a different marker also named Erie Extension Canal (approx. 9.5 miles away); Geology (approx. 11.8 miles away); The Ice Industry and the Ice Houses (approx. 11.8 miles away); The Railroads (approx. 11.8 miles away); Conneaut Reservoir
Erie Extension Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, October 21, 2012
2. Erie Extension Canal Marker
(approx. 11.9 miles away but has been reported missing); a different marker also named Erie Extension Canal (approx. 13.1 miles away); Pennsylvania (approx. 14.4 miles away but has been reported missing).
 
More about this marker. Marker is a little beat up, part of the sign is detached from the frame.
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 296 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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