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Stanhope in Sussex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark

 
 
National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 21, 2016
1. National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark Marker
Inscription.  
The hydraulic – powered
inclined plane system
of the Morris Canal.

Presented 1980

 
Erected 1980 by American Society of Civil Engineers.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Historic Civil Engineering Landmarks series list.
 
Location. 40° 54.858′ N, 74° 45.277′ W. Marker is in Stanhope, New Jersey, in Sussex County. Marker can be reached from Waterloo Valley Road, on the right when traveling east. Marker is located in Historic Waterloo Village. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stanhope NJ 07874, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Waterloo: A Transportation Crossroads (a few steps from this marker); The Morris Canal Inclined Planes (a few steps from this marker); The Morris Canal 1824-1924 (within shouting distance of this marker); Let This Tablet Honor Them and All Who Live For the Good of the Community (within shouting distance of this marker);
National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 21, 2016
2. National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark Marker
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Waterloo, A Canal Town (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cat Swamp Hijacking and Murder (approx. 2.3 miles away); Stanhope, NJ (approx. 2˝ miles away); The Church In The Glen (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stanhope.
 
Marker in Waterloo Village image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 21, 2016
3. Marker in Waterloo Village
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 21, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 21, 2016, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 300 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 21, 2016, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.

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