Elbridge in Onondaga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Jordan Lock 51
Replaced Jordan Village Lock
Expanded to Double Lock
1884 Locks Lengthened
Power Winch Used to Lock
Marker series. This marker is included in the Erie Canal marker series.
Location. 43° 3.998′ N, 76° 29.726′ W. Marker is in Elbridge, New York, in Onondaga County. Marker is on New York State Route 31, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Enlarged Erie Canal Lock No. 51, and its marker, are located approximately 2 miles west of the Village of Jordan, Onondaga County, N.Y. on the north side of Route 31. Marker is in this post office area: Elbridge NY 13060, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Erie Canal (approx. 1.1 miles away); First Log Cabin (approx. 2.8 miles away); Firehouse (approx. 3.6 miles away); Town of Brutus (approx. 3.7 miles away); Weed's Basin (approx. 3.7 miles away); God's Acre (approx. 3.8 miles away); William McCreedy (approx. 4.1 miles away); a different marker also named The Erie Canal (approx. 4.4 miles away).
Also see . . . Erie Canal.org's page of Lock 51 Photos. (Submitted on October 26, 2017, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
Additional keywords. Enlarged Erie Canal
Categories. • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on October 27, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 26, 2017, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 60 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 26, 2017, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.