“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Hawley, Pennsylvania

Clickable Map of Pike County, Pennsylvania and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Pike County, PA (102) Monroe County, PA (90) Wayne County, PA (86) Sussex County, NJ (91) Orange County, NY (518) Sullivan County, NY (150)  PikeCounty(102) Pike County (102)  MonroeCounty(90) Monroe County (90)  WayneCounty(86) Wayne County (86)  SussexCountyNew Jersey(91) Sussex County (91)  OrangeCountyNew York(518) Orange County (518)  SullivanCounty(150) Sullivan County (150)
Milford is the county seat for Pike County
Hawley is in Pike County
      Pike County (102)  
      Monroe County (90)  
      Wayne County (86)  
      Sussex County, New Jersey (91)  
      Orange County, New York (518)  
      Sullivan County, New York (150)  
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1Pennsylvania (Pike County), Hawley — 9/11 MemorialGod Bless America
Our community mourns the loss of those who perished during the terrorist attacks carried out on U. S. soil on September 11, 2001. We remember their sacrifice as well as that of their families and friends— from all walks of life . . . Map (db m121659) HM
2Pennsylvania (Pike County), Hawley — Bingham Park
. . . Map (db m121625) HM
3Pennsylvania (Pike County), Hawley — Daniels' Farmhouse at New CastleDelaware & Hudson Canal Park at Lock 31
Much had been written about the Delaware & Hudson Canal but unfortunately, that is not the case for this building, especially its early years. According to Phineas Goodrich in his 1880 book, History of Wayne County, Pennsylvania, . . . Map (db m122239) HM
4Pennsylvania (Pike County), Hawley — Daniels Farmhouse, D&H Canal Park at Lock 31 Towpath Trail and Riverside Trail"The D&H" Railroad and Canal — Hawley Mile Marker 367 —
This historic building dates to the early 1800s and was built using post and beam construction. In 1821 it was owned by Russell Daniels and was called the Daniels Farm. The Delaware & Hudson Canal was built directly behind the house; Lock 31 was . . . Map (db m122297) HM
5Pennsylvania (Pike County), Hawley — Delaware & Hudson Canal Company Boat Outline
The wooden stakes with white rope in front of you, show the size of a D & H Canal Co. boat after 1850, when they were eighty-nine feet long and fourteen and a half feet wide. At the stern (back end) was a small cabin which was about twelve by . . . Map (db m122225) HM
6Pennsylvania (Pike County), Hawley — Facts about the Delaware & Hudson Canal 1828-1898Delaware & Hudson Canal Park at Lock 31
It took nearly three years (spring of 1826 to fall of 1828) to build the Delaware & Hudson Canal primarily with German, Scotch, and Irish immigrant labor with the help of horses, hand tools and unpredictable black powder. Dynamite and matches . . . Map (db m122221) HM
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7Pennsylvania (Pike County), Hawley — Pennsylvania's Delaware & Hudson Canal Park at Lock 31Delaware & Hudson Canal Park at Lock 31
Locks raise and lower canal boats where the elevation of the land changes. The 972 feet elevation difference between Honesdale, PA on the left side of the blue diagram below, and Kingston, NY on the right side, is drawn using 108 steps. Each . . . Map (db m122270) HM
8Pennsylvania (Pike County), Hawley — War Memorial
In honor of those who died for their country They gave their today for our tomorrow Dedicated Nov. 13, 1960 V.F.W. 5823Map (db m121651) WM
9Pennsylvania (Wayne County), Hawley — Hawley School Bell
From 1879 to 1964 this bell called the children to classes at the Hawley School. Restored bell and relocated belfry dedicated October 31, 1982.Map (db m164219) HM
10Pennsylvania (Wayne County), Hawley — Hawley's Historic Downtown
Downtown Hawley's business section lies primarily along Main Avenue and the portion of Church Street from Main to the corner of Bishop Avenue. The Pennsylvania Coal Company laid out the streets in this section in the 1840s and 1850s. The . . . Map (db m164177) HM
11Pennsylvania (Wayne County), Hawley — History of Hawley
In the late 18th century, pioneers moving west through the woodlands of Northeastern Pennsylvania found a place where three streams converged. They settled here and built a sawmill, eventually rafting lumber down the Lackawaxen and Delaware Rivers . . . Map (db m89518) HM
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Oct. 5, 2022