Canastota in Madison County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Peterboro Street Lift Bridge
Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor
Built in 1901, the lift bridge was removed in 1927. The Erie Barge Canal had been re-routed in 1918 through Oneida Lake just north of here, and this part of the canal was closed to navigation.
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Fourth of July celebration about 1905
Erected by National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior.
Location. 43° 4.761′ N, 75° 45.097′ W. Marker is in Canastota, New York, in Madison County. Marker is on Canal Street (County Route 76) west of South Peterboro Street (New York State Route 13), on the left when traveling west. Marker is located in an interpretive plaza on the south side of the street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Canastota NY 13032, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker Canal Town (here, next to this marker); Reuben Perkins (a few steps from this marker); Enlarging the Erie Canal (within shouting distance of this marker); Industrial Growth / Canalway Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Bruce Opera House (within shouting distance of this marker); Lewis Adamo (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Great Auto Race (about 600 feet away); Carmen Basilio (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canastota.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. The Erie Canal in Canastota, New York
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 15, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 13, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 32 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 15, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.