Waterford in Saratoga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Flight of Five Locks
Civil Engineering Landmark
American Society of Civil Engineers 1852
New York State Barge Canal
The Greatest Series of High Lift Locks In The Shortest Distance Of Any Canal In The United States When Opened in 1915.
Erected 2011 by American Society of Civil Engineers.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Historic Civil Engineering Landmarks marker series.
Location. 42° 47.376′ N, 73° 40.92′ W. Marker is in Waterford, New York, in Saratoga County. Touch for map. The marker is in Lock 2 Park in Waterford. Plaque is mounted on one of the electrical machinery cabinets near the lock. Marker is in this post office area: Waterford NY 12188, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lock 2 Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Button Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Waterford (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Waterford (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Waterways that Shaped a Nation Water Ford (approx. ¼ mile away); Saratoga County Bank (approx. ¼ mile away); Eagle Tavern Site (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waterford.
Additional keywords. Flight Lock Road
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Man-Made Features • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 18, 2012, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 318 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 18, 2012, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.