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New Hope in Bucks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Delaware Canal

 
 
Delaware Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 19, 2015
1. Delaware Canal Marker
Inscription. Opened from Bristol to this place in 1831; and completed to Easton in 1852. Outlet lock to the river built here in 1834. The near-by River House, built 1794, was a popular barge stop on the canal.
 
Location. 40° 21.465′ N, 74° 56.96′ W. Marker is in New Hope, Pennsylvania, in Bucks County. Marker is on River Rd./S Main St. (PA 32). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Hope PA 18938, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Delaware Canal (within shouting distance of this marker); Lambertville Outlet Lock (approx. 0.3 miles away in New Jersey); Vansant House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Aquetong Creek (approx. 0.3 miles away); New Hope Mills (approx. 0.3 miles away); Ferry Landing (approx. 0.4 miles away); Indian Logan (approx. 0.4 miles away); Road to Monmouth Battlefield (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in New Hope.
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
Delaware Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 19, 2015
2. Delaware Canal Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 222 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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