The Central Canal

The Central Canal (HM147)

Location: Indianapolis, IN 46208 Marion County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 51.321', W 86° 9.585'

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Part of a statewide canal system begun in the late 1830's. The Central was projected from Peru to Worthington via Marion and Martinsville. Twenty-four miles were completed in this region. Railroads soon replaced the canals.
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HM NumberHM147
Series This marker is part of the Indiana: Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers series
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Marker Number49.1966.2
Year Placed1966
Placed ByIndiana Sesquicentennial Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 7:34pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 571875 N 4412040
Decimal Degrees39.85535000, -86.15975000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 51.321', W 86° 9.585'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 51' 19.26" N, 86° 9' 35.10" W
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Area Code(s)317
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2256-2294 Central Canal Trail, Indianapolis IN 46208, US
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