Wabash & Erie Canal

Wabash & Erie Canal (HM1UW)

Location: Montezuma, IN 47862 Parke County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 47.561', W 87° 22.384'

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The Wabash & Erie was the longest canal built in North America, running from Toledo to Evansville. Montezuma was the main port of Parke County. This portion was abandoned about 1865.
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HM NumberHM1UW
Series This marker is part of the Indiana: Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers series, and the Wabash & Erie Canal series.
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Marker Number61.1966.1
Year Placed1966
Placed ByIndiana Sesquicentennial Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 11:28am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 468059 N 4404814
Decimal Degrees39.79268333, -87.37306667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 47.561', W 87° 22.384'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 47' 33.66" N, 87° 22' 23.04" W
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Area Code(s)765
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 49 Crawford St, Montezuma IN 47862, US
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