Shelton Locks

Shelton Locks (HMI0N)

Location: Shelton, CT 06484 Fairfield County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 19.34', W 73° 5.883'

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The Shelton locks from Housatonic River to the canal system were built in 1867, allowing canal boats to be raised through 3 sets of locks by water entering each lock, one at a time, raising the boat approximately 10 feet. It was then brought forward into the second and third locks to canal level and through the gates that divided each section.
HM NumberHMI0N
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Date Added Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 11:08am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 659178 N 4576284
Decimal Degrees41.32233333, -73.09805000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 19.34', W 73° 5.883'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 19' 20.40" N, 73° 5' 52.98" W
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Area Code(s)203, 860
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 305 Canal St E, Shelton CT 06484, US
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