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Conneautville in Crawford County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Erie Extension Canal

 
 
Erie Extension Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, October 21, 2012
1. Erie Extension Canal Marker
Inscription. Part of the old channel lies near the highway. The Conneaut Line, from Erie to near Conneaut Lake, was begun by the State, 1838, and completed by the Erie Canal Company, 1843-44. Canal in use until 1871.
 
Erected 1948 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Erie Canal marker series.
 
Location. 41° 45.923′ N, 80° 22.431′ W. Marker is in Conneautville, Pennsylvania, in Crawford County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Pennsylvania Route 18) and Old Depot Drive, on the right when traveling south on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Conneautville PA 16406, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Oil-Producing Salt Well (approx. 6.1 miles away); Blue Streak (approx. 9.5 miles away); a different marker also named Erie Extension Canal (approx. 9.5 miles away); This Carousel (approx. 9.5 miles away); In Memory of Those (approx. 10.2 miles away in Ohio); This Tablet (approx. 11.8 miles away); Geology (approx. 11.8 miles away); To the Memory of the Brave (approx. 11.8 miles away).
 
More about this marker.
Erie Extension Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, October 21, 2012
2. Erie Extension Canal Marker
Marker is a little beat up, part of the sign is detached from the frame.
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 21, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 316 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 21, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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