Roebling Aqueduct

Category: Sense of Place


Photo and caption by Alfred Clark Jr

John Roebling of later Brooklyn Bridge fame built this suspension aqueduct which went into service in 1849. It carried the Delaware & Hudson Canal over the upper Delaware River. The aqueduct was restored by the National Park Service in 1987.

Location: Lackawaxen PA


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