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Erie Canal

About 20 miles from here is the town of Lockport, New York. The Erie Canal runs right through the middle of the town. There’s a really good museum here with everything you ever wanted to know about the origin and … Continue reading

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Richmond Aqueduct

Opened in 1828 the Cayuga Seneca Canal extended navigation of the Erie Canal to the Finger Lakes. ┬áThe Richmond Aqueduct built in 1849 is second largest aqueduct lifting and bridging Erie Canal waters over the top of the Seneca river … Continue reading

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