Montezuma in Cayuga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
This towpath leads to the
Richmond Aqueduct built 1849
second largest aqueduct
carrying Erie Canal waters
over the Seneca River.
Erected 2011 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Erie Canal marker series.
Location. 43° 0.673′ N, 76° 42.615′ W. Marker is in Montezuma, New York, in Cayuga County. Marker is on Chapman Road 0.3 miles west of High Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Montezuma NY 13117, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A Landmark and Pride in Our Community (approx. 0.3 miles away); Montezuma Heritage Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); Opened in 1828 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Early Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Old Erie Canal (approx. 0.4 miles away); Montezuma (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mentz Church (approx. 2 miles away); Port Byron's Lock 52 (approx. 4.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Montezuma.
Also see . . . Old Richmond Aqueduct - Tug 44. Great pictures of the remains of the aqueduct. (Submitted on May 22, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Categories. • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 22, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 229 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on May 22, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.