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Montour Falls in Schuyler County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Chemung Canal

 
 
Chemung Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, August 21, 2017
1. Chemung Canal Marker
Inscription. From 1833 until its closing in 1878, the Chemung Canal linked this area with the Erie Canal. The first of 51 locks was near this marker.
 
Erected 2014 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation.
 
Location. 42° 21.046′ N, 76° 51.147′ W. Marker is in Montour Falls, New York, in Schuyler County. Marker is on N Catherine Street (New York State Route 14), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 265 N Catherine Street, Montour Falls NY 14865, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. She-Qua-Ga (approx. 0.4 miles away); James A. Shepard (approx. 0.4 miles away); Catherine's Landing (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Catharine's Town (approx. 1.2 miles away); Watkins Glen State Park (approx. 2 miles away); The Present Watkins Glen Circuit (approx. 2 miles away); At Watkins Glen (approx. 2 miles away); The Original Watkins Glen Circuit (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Montour Falls.
 
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Chemung Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, August 21, 2017
2. Chemung Canal Marker
Chemung Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, August 21, 2017
3. Chemung Canal Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 29, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 28, 2017, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 33 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 28, 2017, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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