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Tom O’Grady: The Story of Ohio’s Canals: An Engineering Endeavor that can Still be Traced in Ohio’s Landscape

November 6, 2019 @ 7:30 am
Ross County Heritage Center, 45 W 5th St.
Chillicothe, OH 45601-3227 United States
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Beginning in 1825, Ohio began constructing its canal system that eventually included nearly a thousand miles of channel and towpaths laced with stone locks and culverts, aqueducts, feeder lakes and slack water ponds. These canals opened up Ohio to world commerce allowing the export of surplus grains and manufactured goods and the import of items […]

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