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Nunda in Livingston County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Lock 42

 
 
Lock 42 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 24, 2015
1. Lock 42 Marker
Inscription.  
Lock 42
in use from 1851-1878 on
the Genesee Valley Canal.
Canal linked Erie Canal in
Rochester with Allegheny
River near Olean NY.

 
Erected 2014 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Erie Canal, and the William G. Pomeroy Foundation marker series.
 
Location. 42° 35.058′ N, 77° 56.501′ W. Marker is in Nunda, New York, in Livingston County. Marker is at the intersection of North State Street (New York State Route 408) and 4th Street on North State Street. Marker is north of the intersection and set back. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Nunda NY 14517, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Oakwood Seminary (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Nunda Soldiers' Monument (about 700 feet away); Oakwood Cemetery (about 700 feet away); "Nunda Valley" (approx. 0.3 miles away); Deep Cut (approx. 2.2 miles
Lock 42 Southward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 24, 2015
2. Lock 42 Southward
Toward 4th Street. Remains of lock at right.
away); Kish-A-Wa (approx. 2.9 miles away); School Site (approx. 3 miles away); CCC Statue (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nunda.
 
Also see . . .  Genesee Valley Canal - Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 25, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
Northward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 24, 2015
3. Northward
Eastward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 24, 2015
4. Eastward
Ruins, marker, NY 408.
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 25, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 281 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 25, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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