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Stop gate ( more details)


at Dam 4 Click on the MEDIA ITEMS below for more information

   



A view of the stop gate located at Dam 4. The stop gate was housed in the structure built on top of the canal abutments and would be lowered in order to block the movement of water from the canal. It was also another barrier between the canal and river.



ID:
wcco104

Creator:
Yater

Rights:
Public domain

Notes:
85.62 Mile
NPS File 1065

Date:
unknown

Collection Location:
C&O National Historic Park

Subject:
Chesapeake and Ohio Canal (Md.); Washington County (Md.), History

Coverage:
Maryland, 1824-1938

 
 
Western Maryland Regional Library
100 South Potomac Street
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

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