Near Brunswick in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
This outstanding example of early American engineering might have remained only a memory were it not for the many individuals and organizations who championed its restoration. Those recognized on this panel facilitated restoration by adopting used stones to rebuild the aqueduct.
Location. 39° 18.664′ N, 77° 34.1′ W. Marker is near Brunswick, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker can be reached from C&O Canal Towpath (at milepost 51.5). Touch for map. The marker is beside the C&O Canal Towpath on the eastern side of the aqueduct. Marker is in this post office area: Jefferson MD 21755, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Catoctin Aqueduct (here, next to this marker); Aqueduct Stones (a few steps from this marker); The Beautiful Aqueduct (a few steps from this marker); Fall and Rise of an Aqueduct (a few steps from this marker); A Lockkeeper's Life Abraham Lakin 2nd (approx. 1½ miles away); Lockhouse 28 (approx. 2.3 miles away); A Canal Home (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brunswick.
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts • Charity & Public Work • Man-Made Features • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on February 6, 2017. This page originally submitted on February 6, 2017, by Brandon Stahl of Fairfax, Virginia. This page has been viewed 146 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 6, 2017, by Brandon Stahl of Fairfax, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.