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Norwich in Chenango County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Chenango Canal

1837-1878

 
 
Chenango Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, February 6, 2016
1. Chenango Canal Marker
Inscription. Just west a large wooden aqueduct spanned creek. $2,500,000 canal linked area to Utica, Binghamton.
 
Erected 1976 by City of Norwich.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Chenango Canal marker series.
 
Location. 42° 31.208′ N, 75° 31.379′ W. Marker is in Norwich, New York, in Chenango County. Marker is on South Broad Street (New York State Route 12). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Norwich NY 13815, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Chenango Canal (approx. 0.6 miles away); Railroad Yards (approx. 0.6 miles away); Avery Power (approx. 0.7 miles away); First Log Cabin (approx. 0.8 miles away); Chenango Canal Walking Tour (approx. 0.8 miles away); a different marker also named Chenango Canal Walking Tour (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Chenango Canal Walking Tour (approx. 0.9 miles away); 1789 (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Norwich.
 
Categories. Bridges & ViaductsWaterways & Vessels
 
Chenango Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, February 6, 2016
2. Chenango Canal Marker
Chenango Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, February 6, 2016
3. Chenango Canal Marker
Approximate location of aqueduct where it crossed Canasawacta Creek.
Chenango Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, February 6, 2016
4. Chenango Canal Marker
Looking west at approximate location over Canasawacta Creek. More than likely the small island in the middle of the creek was used to support the center of the bridge.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 26, 2016, by Scott J. Payne of Deposit, New York. This page has been viewed 181 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 26, 2016, by Scott J. Payne of Deposit, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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