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Old 05-26-17, 01:14 PM
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Originally Posted by noglider View Post
The house is right near the Delaware and Hudson Canal, built to cope with the coal embargo from England. The canal brought coal from Pennsylvania to New York.
the D&H Canal Co. later went on to the become the Delaware & Hudson Railway Company.

Was camping near Cuddebackville, NY, which is on U.S. 209 east of Port Jervis, NY, last September during a bike tour. On a back road off 209 you can still see part of the former D&H Canal. No water in it, and it's all grown over, but it's there.
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