Waterford in Saratoga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Flight of Five Locks
Civil Engineering Landmark
American Society of Civil Engineers 1852
New York State Barge Canal
The Greatest Series of High Lift Locks In The Shortest Distance Of Any Canal In The United States When Opened in 1915.
Erected 2011 by American Society of Civil Engineers.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Man-Made Features • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Historic Civil Engineering Landmarks series list.
Location. 42° 47.376′ N, 73° 40.92′ W. Marker is in Waterford, New York, in Saratoga County. The marker is in Lock 2 Park in Waterford. Plaque is mounted on one of the electrical machinery cabinets near the lock. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Waterford NY 12188, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lock 2 Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Parsonage of Dutch Church Issac Eddy House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Button Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Waterford (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Waterford (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Waterways that Shaped a Nation (approx. ¼ mile away); Water Ford (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waterford.
Additional keywords. Flight Lock Road
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 18, 2012, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 376 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 18, 2012, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.