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.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Bridges & Viaducts • Man-Made Features • Roads & Vehicles • Waterways & Vessels. A significant historical year for this entry is 1901.
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 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. Canastota's Lift Bridge (here, next to this marker); Canal Town (here, next to this marker); Canal Street (here, next to this marker); Reuben Perkins (a few steps from this marker); Canastota's Basin (within shouting distance of this marker); Enlarging the Erie Canal (within shouting distance of this marker); Industrial Growth / Canalway Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Canastota's First Commercial Activity Occurred Along the Canal Basin of the Erie Canal (within shouting distance of this marker). 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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