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Licking Creek Aqueduct ( more details)

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The Licking Creek aqueduct, built between 1836 and 1838, is a 90 foot single arch structure of limestone.

The Canal Company claimed in 1839 that this was "one of the longest, if not the longest aqueduct which has been constructed in the United States".


Public domain

Collection Location:
C&O National Historic Park

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

Maryland, 1824-1938

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

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