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Oxford in Chenango County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Chenango Canal

1837-1878

 
 
Chenango Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, February 26, 2016
1. Chenango Canal Marker
Inscription.
The Oxford Turning Basin.
Sight of overnight tie up
for canal boats.

 
Erected by Oxford Historical Society Chenango County Bicentennial '76.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Chenango Canal marker series.
 
Location. 42° 26.676′ N, 75° 35.721′ W. Marker is in Oxford, New York, in Chenango County. Marker is on New York State Route 12. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oxford NY 13830, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Oxford (approx. 0.2 miles away); Junction Of Ithaca-Catskill Turnpike (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Hill Mill (approx. mile away); Baldwin Home (approx. mile away); Site of Log House (approx. mile away); Congregational Church (approx. mile away); Site of St. Paul's Episcopal Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of Ancient Indian Fort (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Oxford.
 
Regarding Chenango Canal. Note the marker misspelling of the word 'sight' instead of 'site'.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia article on the Chenango Canal. (Submitted on November 4, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Chenango Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, February 26, 2016
2. Chenango Canal Marker

 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesWaterways & Vessels
 
Chenango Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, February 26, 2016
3. Chenango Canal Marker
Looking south on Route 12. The highway runs the same course as the Chenango Canal did through Oxford.
Chenango Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, February 26, 2016
4. Chenango Canal Marker
Looking north along Route 12.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Scott J. Payne of Deposit, New York. This page has been viewed 162 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Scott J. Payne of Deposit, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on November 4, 2016.
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