Duck Creek Aqueduct
The aqueduct is the only known covered wooden aqueduct still operating in the United States. In 1973 it was listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and in 1992 it was designated as a National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Bridges & Viaducts • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Historic Civil Engineering Landmarks series list.
Location. 39° 26.765′ N, 85° 7.817′ W. Marker is in Metamora, Indiana, in Franklin County. Marker is on Pennington Rd 0.2 miles east of Columbia St, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Metamora IN 47030, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Whitewater Canal State Historic Site (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Metamora Christian Church
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 21, 2012, by Matt Gilbertson of Medford, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 579 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 21, 2012, by Matt Gilbertson of Medford, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.