Lockport in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected August 16, 1975
Erected 1975 by American Society of Civil Engineers Buffalo Section. American Consulting Engineers Council Western New York Chapter. National Society of Professional Engineers Erie-Niagara Chapter.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the ASCE Civil Engineering Landmarks, and the Erie Canal series lists.
Location. 43° 10.071′ N, 78° 42.046′ W. Marker is in Lockport, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is on W. Genesee Street, on the leftTouch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lockport NY 14094, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Welcome to Ida Fritz Park (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Niagara County Courthouse (about 800 feet away); Washington Hunt Law Office (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Kandt Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dole House (approx. ¼ mile away); W.H. Upson Coal Company Building (approx. ¼ mile away); Col. W. M. Bond House (approx. ¼ mile away); The "Deep Cut" at Lockport (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lockport.
Also see . . . New York State Barge Canal, Lockport Locks, Richmond Avenue, Lockport, Niagara County, NY. The Historical American Buildings Survey record for the Lockport Locks. Includes more than 50 photos, schematics, and an extended essay on the history of the locks. (Submitted on October 12, 2013.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 1, 2013, by Paul Brandis of Buffalo, New York. This page has been viewed 538 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on June 1, 2013, by Paul Brandis of Buffalo, New York. 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 12, 2013. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.