Deerpark in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
D & H Canal
here in a wooden aqueduct
carried bulk of N.Y. City’s
coal via Kingston until
after the Civil War.
Erected 2003 by Town of Deerpark.
Location. 41° 25.627′ N, 74° 45.301′ W. Marker is in Deerpark, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on New York State Route 97, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sparrow Bush NY 12780, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. D. and H. Canal (a few steps from this marker); Orange County (within shouting distance of this marker); Hawk’s Nest (approx. 1.2 miles away); Indian Raid (approx. 1.8 miles away); Tannery (approx. 2.6 miles away); a different marker also named D. and H. Canal (approx. 3.5 miles away); Decker Fort (approx. 4.4 miles away); Fort Burned by Indians (approx. 4.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Deerpark.
Also see . . . Delaware & Hudson Canal. National Park Service website. (Submitted on July 5, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
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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 761 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 5, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.