Lockington Locks

Lockington Locks (HMD4T)

Location: Piqua, OH 45356 Shelby County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 12.446', W 84° 14.133'

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Built between 1825 and 1845, this series of locks raised and lowered canal boats a total of 67 feet. The upper lock, near the "Loramie Summit," is the high point between Cincinnati and Toledo. Five of the original locks are along the trail; the sixth is out of sight across Loramie Creek. The Miami & Erie Canal provided service between Cincinnati and Toledo until destroyed by the 1913 flood.
HM NumberHMD4T
Series This marker is part of the The Miami & Erie Canal series
Placed ByThe Ohio Historical Society
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Date Added Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 1:15am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 735272 N 4454446
Decimal Degrees40.20743333, -84.23555000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 12.446', W 84° 14.133'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 12' 26.76" N, 84° 14' 7.98" W
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Area Code(s)937
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 455-499 Tow Path Trail, Piqua OH 45356, US
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