Historic Erie Canal

Equipment Info
NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D200
State/Province/Region
NY
Country
US
Nearest Area
syracuse
Town
chittenango
Brief Directions

rt 5 albany to buffalo.

Description

the erie canal is 365 miles long reaching from albany (hudson river ) to buffalo at lake erie.this completed a navigatable waterway from the atlantic ocean to the great lakes.ground was broken on the 4th of july in 1817 and was completed on october 26 1825.there are 18 aquaducts, 83 locks with a rise of 568 feet,it is 4 foot deep and 40 feet wide with a 10 ft. wide towpath for horses.

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Date Added
June 21, 2013
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June 21, 2013

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