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Airville, Pennsylvania Historical Markers

 
Canal remains. image, Touch for more information
By William Pfingsten, March 1, 2008
Canal remains.
Pennsylvania (York County), Airville — Susquehanna and Tidewater Canal
Chartered by Pennsylvania, 1835; run by the canal company, 1840-1872, and the Reading Railroad till 1894. Followed the river for 45 miles below Columbia. — Map (db m5849) HM
Pennsylvania (York County), Airville — Susquehanna Canal
Now housing the Tucquan Club, the nearby stone building was originally a warehouse for deposit and shipping on the canal. Masonry fragments and a portion of the canal-bed may be seen nearby. — Map (db m5850) HM
Pennsylvania (York County), Airville — York Furnace Bridge
Site of York Furnace Bridge, last of the wooden bridges to be erected across the Susquehanna between Harrisburg and tidewater. The bridge was built by Black & Huber in 1856. During construction four spans of the section between Bair Island and the . . . — Map (db m5852) HM

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