Union Canal

Union Canal (HM1L6Z)

Location: Reading, PA 19605 Berks County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 22.161', W 75° 59.545'

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This canal was operated from 1828-1884. It connected the Schuylkill at Reading with the Susquehanna at Middletown. Remains of tow path can be seen .3 mile southeast of here, along the Tulpehocken Creek.
HM NumberHM1L6Z
Year Placed1950
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
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Date Added Friday, June 19th, 2015 at 2:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 415745 N 4469225
Decimal Degrees40.36935000, -75.99241667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 22.161', W 75° 59.545'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 22' 9.66" N, 75° 59' 32.7" W
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Area Code(s)610, 484
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1442 Blessing Ln, Reading PA 19605, US
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