Rome in Oneida County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erie Canal Enlargement
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Man-Made Features • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Erie Canal series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1918.
Location. 43° 13.529′ N, 75° 30.154′ W. Marker is in Rome, New York, in Oneida County. Marker is on Fort Bull Road south of Rome-New London Road, on the left when traveling north. This historical marker is located within the historic Erie Canal Village on the south side of the old Erie Canal, just on the other side of the Fort Bull Road foot bridge over the canal. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rome NY 13440, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Clinton's Ditch (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Bull (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named Fort Bull (about 700 feet Erie Canal (approx. ¼ mile away); U.S. Arsenal (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Oneida Carrying Place (approx. 2.2 miles away); The Central N.Y. School for the Deaf (approx. 2.4 miles away); Stars & Stripes First Flew in Battle (approx. 2½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rome.
Also see . . . Erie Canal Village. This is a link to information provided by the Erie Canal Village website. (Submitted on April 9, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 7, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 574 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 7, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.