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Strodes Mills in Mifflin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Three Locks

 
 
Three Locks Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 8, 2015
1. Three Locks Marker
Inscription. Preserved here are three locks of the Pennsylvania Canal, Juniata Division. Unique in that three locks and levels were adjacent. Stonework and the old bed of the canal can be seen.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 33.079′ N, 77° 40.359′ W. Marker is in Strodes Mills, Pennsylvania, in Mifflin County. Marker is on U.S. 22/522. Touch for map. The marker is near Strodes Run Road. Marker is in this post office area: Lewistown PA 17044, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Juniata Iron (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fort Granville (approx. 4.5 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Granville (approx. 4.5 miles away); Joseph Rothrock (approx. 5.1 miles away); Dr. Joseph T. Rothrock (approx. 5.2 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.2 miles away); Home of Abraham Rothrock, M.D. (approx. 5.2 miles away); Lewistown Station (approx. 5.7 miles away).
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
Three Locks Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 8, 2015
2. Three Locks Marker
Strodes Run is near the Three Locks Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 8, 2015
3. Strodes Run is near the Three Locks Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 20, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 194 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 20, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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