Deerpark in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
D. and H. Canal
River crossed here to
fill canal. Remains of
stonework may be seen
Erected 1936 by New York State Education Department.
Location. 41° 25.631′ N, 74° 45.314′ W. Marker is in Deerpark, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on New York State Route 97, on the right 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 & 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˝ 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 669 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 5, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.