Champlain Canal Lock C-2 and Dam

Also known as: New York State Barge Canal
933A Hudson River Road, Mechanicville, NY

Canal lock and dam completed in 1913


Champlain Canal Lock C-2

Photo taken by Richard Doody in 1990



Lock C2, located on the Champlain Canal, is a component of the New York State Barge Canal. The lock lifts boats 18.5 feet and has the original DC electro-mechanical gate and valve operating machinery and the powerhouse machinery.

Update Log 

  • January 28, 2019: New photos from Richard Doody
  • January 28, 2019: Added by Richard Doody


  • Richard Doody