Wm. B. Rankine

Wm. B. Rankine (HM26Q4)

Location: Niagara Falls, Ontario L2G Niagara Regional Municipality
Country: Canada
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N 43° 4.572', W 79° 4.717'

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Operating Station of Canadian Niagara Power Company, Limited

Built in 1901-05, it was the first Powerhouse on the Canadian side to produce electrical energy for commercial use and sale outside Niagara Falls.
Its location takes advantage of the natural flow of the river which formerly entered here to flow around Cedar Island, which no longer exists.
HM NumberHM26Q4
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, April 10th, 2018 at 7:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 656417 N 4771068
Decimal Degrees43.07620000, -79.07861667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 4.572', W 79° 4.717'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 4' 34.32" N, 79° 4' 43.02" W
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Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6650 Niagara Pkwy, Niagara Falls Ontario L2G, CA
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