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Easton in Northampton County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Delaware Canal

National Historic Landmark

 
 
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By Don Morfe, July 19, 2015
1. Delaware Canal Marker
Inscription.  Delaware Canal has been designated a National Historic Landmark. This site possesses national significance in commemorating the history of the United States of America.
 
Erected 1978 by Heritage Conservation and Recreation Service, United States Department of the Interior.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: LandmarksWaterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Delaware Canal (AKA Delaware Division of the Pennsylvania Canal), and the National Historic Landmarks series lists.
 
Location. 40° 41.274′ N, 75° 12.285′ W. Marker is in Easton, Pennsylvania, in Northampton County. Marker is on S Delaware Dr. (PA 611). The marker is on the grounds of the Delaware Canal State Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Easton PA 18042, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mid-Atlantic Highlands (here, next to this marker); Northampton County (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); David Martin's Ferry (about 700 feet away); Phoenix Hose Company
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By Don Morfe, July 19, 2015
2. Delaware Canal Marker
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(approx. 0.2 miles away); Lander-Stewart Mansion (approx. ¼ mile away in New Jersey); Phillipsburg & South Main Street (approx. ¼ mile away in New Jersey); Stites-Lander Townhouse (approx. ¼ mile away in New Jersey); Welcome to Easton! (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Easton.
 
Delaware Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 19, 2015
3. Delaware Canal Marker
Delaware Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 19, 2015
4. Delaware Canal Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 4, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 25, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 191 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 25, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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