Port Jervis in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Hudson Canal, 1828 – 1898.
Carried bulk of New York
City’s coal. Construction
Engineer, John B. Jervis.
Erected by City of Port Jervis.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Waterways & Vessels. A significant historical year for this entry is 1828.
Location. 41° 22.697′ N, 74° 41.416′ W. Marker is in Port Jervis, New York, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of W Main Street (New York State Route 97) and Canal Street, on the right when traveling west on W Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Port Jervis NY 12771, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. War Memorial (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); 12pd. Napoleon Cannon (about 500 feet away); Port Jervis (about 500 feet away); Willmore Pavlich & Howard Tarkett WWII Memorial (about 600 feet away); U.S. Naval Services Honored Dead (about 600 feet away); World War II Memorial (about 600 feet away); The American Revolution (about 600 feet away); Civil War Memorial (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Jervis.
Also see . . . Delaware & Hudson Canal. National Park Service website. (Submitted on July 5, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 5, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 752 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 5, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.