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Morris Canal, Rockport, Warren County, NJ



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HB822400

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Location
Rockport vicinity, NJ

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER NJ-29-H
Building/structure dates: 1831 initial construction
Significance: The Morris Canal was one of only a few amphibious canals built in the United States. This section of the canal through Rockport is a well preserved portion of the canal prism still filled with water.

Subjects
Canals
Transportation Engineering


Related Names
Morris Canal & Banking Company


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. GENERAL VIEW SHOWING CANAL AND TOWPATH.
2. GENERAL VIEW OF CANAL PRISM AT ROCKPORT.


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