Farmington Canal Lock #12

487 N. Brooksvale Rd., Cheshire, Connecticut

The best preserved lock on the canal. Restored and functional.

Photos 

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Southerly view of lock

Photo taken by Chester Gehman 05/27/1979

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 16, 1973
Reference number
73001949
NR name
Farmington Canal Lock
Areas of significance
Commerce; Engineering; Transportation
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Water-related
Period of significance
1825-1849
Significant years
1822; 1846
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1
Contributing structures: 2

Update Log 

  • November 3, 2017: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett
  • August 28, 2015: Updated by Chester Gehman: Added Category "Lock"
  • June 21, 2015: Updated by Chester Gehman: Added overview, photos.

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