Pennsylvania Canal Guard Lock and Feeder Dam, Raystown Branch

2.5 mi. E of Huntingdon, S of US 22 on the Juniata River
Springfield, Pennsylvania

Historic Document

Pennsylvania Canal Guard Lock and Feeder Dam, Raystown Branch is located in Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania certified as a historic location on Tuesday March 20, 1990. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, more specifically a Water-Related. Pennsylvania Canal Guard Lock and Feeder Dam, Raystown Branch was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential and its significance in Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Engineering, Transportation.

Pennsylvania Canal Guard Lock and Feeder Dam, Raystown Branch Information

Other Name: Industrial Resources of Huntingdon County, 1780--1939 MPS
Other Name: Raystown Branch Feeder Canal
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Structure
Cultural Affiliation: Anglo-American
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1831
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Pennsylvania Canal; Et al.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Pennsylvania Canal Guard Lock and Feeder Dam, Raystown Branch Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 20
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Springfield Historic Locations Huntingdon County Historic Locations Pennsylvania Historic Locations