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Port Jervis in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Canal Basin

 
 
Canal Basin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 3, 2009
1. Canal Basin Marker
Inscription.
East basin of Delaware and
Hudson Canal, 1828 – 1898.
Carried bulk of New York
City’s coal. Construction
Engineer, John B. Jervis.

 
Erected by City of Port Jervis.
 
Location. 41° 22.697′ N, 74° 41.416′ W. Marker is in Port Jervis, New York, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of W Main Street (New York State Route 97) and Canal Street, on the right when traveling west on W Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Port Jervis NY 12771, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. War Memorial (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); 12pd. Napoleon Cannon (about 500 feet away); Port Jervis (about 500 feet away); Willmore Pavlich & Howard Tarkett WWII Memorial (about 600 feet away); U.S. Naval Services Honored Dead (about 600 feet away); World War II Memorial (about 600 feet away); The American Revolution (about 600 feet away); Civil War Memorial (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Jervis.
 
Also see . . .  Delaware & Hudson Canal. National Park Service website. (Submitted on July 5, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
Marker in Port Jervis image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 3, 2009
2. Marker in Port Jervis
Canal Basin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 3, 2009
3. Canal Basin Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 5, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 632 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 5, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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