Union Canal Tunnel

Union Canal Tunnel (HM1L0G)

Location: Lebanon, PA 17046 Lebanon County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 20.99', W 76° 27.609'

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Monument to first canal tunnel in America stands not far up this road. Built in 1823 under this ridge, the tunnel may be reached by a short walk down the hill on either side. The Union Canal was opened in 1827, and operated until 1884.
HM NumberHM1L0G
Year Placed1947
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
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Date Added Tuesday, June 9th, 2015 at 10:04am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 375998 N 4467609
Decimal Degrees40.34983333, -76.46015000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 20.99', W 76° 27.609'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 20' 59.4" N, 76° 27' 36.54" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2714-2816 Tunnel Hill Rd, Lebanon PA 17046, US
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