Rockville Lake Lock - Rockville NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sanders3
N 42° 18.594 W 078° 08.750
17T E 735234 N 4688130
Quick Description: Remains of an old canal lock on the Genesee Valley Canal
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 5/27/2010 8:08:13 PM
Waymark Code: WM8XMX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member cache_test_dummies
Views: 3

Long Description:
These are the remains of a canal lock on the Genesee Valley Canal near Rockville Lake. Rockville Lake is a man-made lake that was used as a reservoir for the canal.
Waterway Name: Rockville reservoir

Connected Points:
Erie canal to Allegany river


Type: Lock

Date Opened: 1/1/1839

Date Closed (if applicable): 1/1/1878

Elevation Difference (meters): 2.00

Site Status: Remnants

Web Site: [Web Link]

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