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Granville Township in Mifflin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Three Locks

 
 
Three Locks Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 8, 2015
1. Three Locks Marker
Inscription.  Preserved here are three locks of the Pennsylvania Canal, Juniata Division. Unique in that three locks and levels were adjacent. Stonework and the old bed of the canal can be seen.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list.
 
Location. 40° 33.079′ N, 77° 40.359′ W. Marker is in Granville Township, Pennsylvania, in Mifflin County. Marker is on Vogts Lane (U.S. 22/522). The marker is near Strodes Run Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 41 Vogts Ln, Lewistown PA 17044, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Juniata Iron (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fort Granville (approx. 4˝ miles away); a different marker also named Fort Granville (approx. 4˝ miles away); Joseph Rothrock (approx. 5.1 miles away); Dr. Joseph T. Rothrock
Three Locks Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 8, 2015
2. Three Locks Marker
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(approx. 5.2 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.2 miles away); Home of Abraham Rothrock, M.D. (approx. 5.2 miles away); Lewistown Station (approx. 5.7 miles away).
 
Strodes Run is near the Three Locks Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 8, 2015
3. Strodes Run is near the Three Locks Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 4, 2021. It was originally submitted on November 20, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 285 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 20, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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