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New Hope in Bucks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Delaware Canal

 
 
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By Don Morfe, July 19, 2015
1. Delaware Canal Marker
Inscription. Opened from Bristol to this place in 1831; and completed to Easton in 1852. Outlet lock to the river built here in 1834. The near-by River House, built 1794, was a popular barge stop on the canal.
 
Location. 40° 21.465′ N, 74° 56.96′ W. Marker is in New Hope, Pennsylvania, in Bucks County. Marker is on River Rd./S Main St. (PA 32). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Hope PA 18938, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Delaware Canal (within shouting distance of this marker); Lambertville Outlet Lock (approx. mile away in New Jersey); Vansant House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Aquetong Creek (approx. 0.3 miles away); New Hope Mills (approx. 0.3 miles away); Ferry Landing (approx. 0.4 miles away); Indian Logan (approx. 0.4 miles away); Road to Monmouth Battlefield (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Hope.
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
Delaware Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 19, 2015
2. Delaware Canal Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 24, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 234 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 24, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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