D&H Canal Marker Dedication

Wednesday, April 24th, 2019 11:00am to 11:30am
Town of Highland: 3799 Route 97, Barryville, NY 12719

The Delaware Company will host a dedication ceremony on Wednesday, April 24 for the Historic Transportation Canal Marker commemorating the D&H Canal. This is the first marker dedication for the Historic Transportation Canals Marker Grant Program. The marker is located at the NYS DEC fishing access point on Route 97 in the Town of Highland. It’s about 1 mile upriver from Barryville, NY, just below Cedar Rapids Kayak & Canoe. The dedication will precede the D&H Transportation Heritage Council’s quarterly meeting. If there is extra time following the dedication, there may be self-guided tours of Roebling’s Delaware Aqueduct.

Inscription
D & H CANAL
DELAWARE AND HUDSON CANAL
CARRIED COAL FROM PA 108 MILES
TO KINGSTON FROM 1828 – 1898.
THIS SECTION OF ROUTE 97
WAS BUILT OVER CANAL BED
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2018