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Accord is a hamlet (and census-designated place) in Ulster County, New York, United States.
Adaptive reuse refers to the process of reusing an old site or building for a purpose other than which it was built or designed for.
Angling is a method of fishing by means of an "angle" (fish hook).
Anthracite is a hard, compact variety of coal that has a high luster.
Arcadia Publishing is an American publisher of local history.
A barge is a flat-bottomed boat, built mainly for river and canal transport of heavy goods.
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Barryville is a hamlet in Highland, Sullivan County, New York.
The Basha Kill is located in Wurtsboro, New York.
A bed and breakfast (Typically shortened to B&B but also spelled BnB in Internet usage) is a small lodging establishment that offers overnight accommodation and inclusive breakfast, but usually does not offer other meals.
Benjamin Wright (October 10, 1770 – August 24, 1842) was an American civil engineer who was chief engineer of the Erie Canal and the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal.
The board-foot is a specialized unit of measure for the volume of lumber in the United States and Canada.
The Brooklyn Bridge is a hybrid cable-stayed/suspension bridge in New York City and is one of the oldest bridges of either type in the United States.
Carbondale is a city in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States.
The Catskill Mountains or the Catskills are a large area in the southeastern portion of the U.S. state of New York.
A cement is a binder, a substance that sets and hardens and can bind other materials together.
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Charles Stewart Wurts (1790-1859) was a founder of the Delaware and Hudson Canal Company, which built the Delaware and Hudson Canal and later became the Delaware and Hudson Railway.
Child labour refers to the employment of children in any work that deprives children of their childhood, interferes with their ability to attend regular school, and that is mentally, physically, socially or morally dangerous and harmful.
Civil engineering is a professional engineering discipline that deals with the design, construction, and maintenance of the physical and naturally built environment, including works like roads, bridges, canals, dams, and buildings.
The Coal Region is a historically important coal-mining area in Northeastern Pennsylvania in the central Appalachian Mountains, comprising Lackawanna, Luzerne, Columbia, Carbon, Schuylkill, Northumberland, and the extreme northeast corner of Dauphin counties.
Coffeehouse, coffee shop, and coffee bar are related terms for an establishment which primarily serves hot coffee, related coffee beverages (e.g., espresso, cappuccino, caffè latte), tea and other hot beverages.
Cross-country skiing is travel on skis over snow-covered terrain, whereby skiers rely on their own locomotion rather than on ski lifts or other forms of assistance.
Deerpark is a town in the western part of Orange County, New York.
The D&H Canal Co.
Delaware and Hudson Canal Gravity Railroad Shops was a historic gravity railroad maintenance facility located at Carbondale, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania.
The Delaware and Hudson Canal Museum is a museum in High Falls, New York, United States specializing in the history and culture of the Delaware and Hudson Canal.
The Delaware and Hudson Canal Company Gravity Railroad (D&H Gravity Railroad) was a historic gravity railroad in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.
The Delaware and Hudson Railway is a railroad that operated in the northeastern United States.
The Delaware and Raritan Canal (D&R Canal) is a canal in central New Jersey, United States, built in the 1830s that served to connect the Delaware River to the Raritan River.
The Delaware River is a major river on the Atlantic coast of the United States.
A disruptive innovation is an innovation that helps create a new market and value network, and eventually disrupts an existing market and value network (over a few years or decades), displacing an earlier technology.
Earthworks are engineering works created through the moving or processing of parts of the earth's surface involving quantities of soil or unformed rock.
The Eastern Correctional Facility is a maximum security prison in New York in the USA.
Ellenville is a village in Ulster County, New York, United States.
The Erie Canal is a canal in New York that originally ran about from Albany, on the Hudson River to Buffalo, at Lake Erie.
The Erie Railroad was a railroad that operated in the northeastern United States, originally connecting New York City with Lake Erie.
The Fordham University Press is a publishing house, a division of Fordham University, that publishes primarily in the humanities and the social sciences.
"Fort Decker" is a stone house built in 1793 from the remains of the fort of that name.
A gravity railroad (American English) or gravity railway (British English) is a railroad on a slope that allow cars carrying minerals or passengers to coast down the slope by the force of gravity alone.
The Hagley Museum and Library is a nonprofit educational institution in Wilmington, Delaware.
Hawley is a borough on the Lackawaxen River in Wayne County, Pennsylvania.
The High Falls Historic District corresponds roughly to the downtown section of the hamlet of that name in Marbletown, New York, United States.
High Falls is a hamlet (and census-designated place) in Ulster County, New York, United States.
Historic preservation (US), heritage preservation or heritage conservation (UK), is an endeavour that seeks to preserve, conserve and protect buildings, objects, landscapes or other artifacts of historical significance.
Honesdale is a borough in and the county seat of Wayne County, Pennsylvania.
The Hudson River is a river that flows from north to south primarily through eastern New York in the United States.
John Augustus Roebling (born Johann August Röbling; June 12, 1806 – July 22, 1869) was a German-born American civil engineer.
John Bloomfield Jervis (December 14, 1795 – January 12, 1885) was an American civil engineer.
Kingston is a city in and the county seat of Ulster County, New York, United States.
The Lackawaxen River is a U.S. Geological Survey.
Lackawaxen Township is the largest and northernmost township in Pike County, Pennsylvania.
Lebanon is a city in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States.
A linear park is a park in an urban or suburban setting that is substantially longer than it is wide.
The following is a list of Historic Civil Engineering Landmarks as designated by the American Society of Civil Engineers since it began the program in 1964.
Local Media Group, Inc., formerly Dow Jones Local Media Group and Ottaway Newspapers Inc., is a subsidiary of Newcastle Investment Corp.
A lock is a device used for raising and lowering boats, ships and other watercraft between stretches of water of different levels on river and canal waterways.
A locomotive or engine is a rail transport vehicle that provides the motive power for a train.
Lumber (American English; timber in Australian English, British English, Hiberno-English, and New Zealand English) is wood that has been processed into beams and planks, a stage in the process of wood production.
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Mamakating is a town in Sullivan County, New York, United States.
The mayor of New York City, officially known as the Mayor of the City of New York, is head of the executive branch of New York City's government.
Moosic Mountains is a mountain range in Jefferson Township, Pennsylvania which extends above sea level.
| The Morris Canal was a 107-mile (172-km) canal across northern New Jersey in the United States.
Mount Pleasant is a large suburban town in Charleston County, South Carolina, United States.
A mule is the offspring of a male donkey (jack) and a female horse (mare).
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A municipal corporation is the legal term for a local governing body, including (but not necessarily limited to) cities, counties, towns, townships, charter townships, villages, and boroughs.
Napanoch is a hamlet in Ulster County, New York.
A National Historic Landmark (NHL) is a building, site, structure, or object that is officially recognized by the United States government for its outstanding degree of historical significance.
The National Park Service (NPS) is an agency of the United States federal government that manages all U.S. national parks, many American national monuments, and other conservation and historical properties with various title designations.
The National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) is the United States federal government's official list of districts, sites, buildings, structures, and objects deemed worthy of preservation.
The Neversink River (also called Neversink Creek in its upper course) is a U.S. Geological Survey.
New York is a state in the Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States.
New York – often called New York City or the City of New York to distinguish it from the State of New York, of which it is a part – is the most populous city in the United States and the center of the New York metropolitan area, the premier gateway for legal immigration to the United States and one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world.
New York State Route 213 (NY 213) is a state highway located entirely in Ulster County.
New York State Route 42 (NY 42) is a north–south, discontinuous state highway in the Catskill Mountains region of New York in the United States.
New York State Route 52 (NY 52) is a state highway in the southeastern part of the state.
New York State Route 97 (NY 97) is a north–south scenic route in southern New York in the United States.
Northeastern Pennsylvania (NEPA) is a geographic region of the U.S. state of Pennsylvania that includes the Pocono Mountains, the Endless Mountains, and the industrial cities of Scranton, Wilkes-Barre, Pittston, Hazleton, Nanticoke, and Carbondale.
Old Mine Road is a road in New Jersey and New York said to be one of the oldest continuously used roads in the United States of America.
The New York, Ontario, and Western Railroad Passenger Station is located on Institution Road, between Eastern Correctional Facility and Rondout Creek, near Napanoch, New York, USA.
Orange County is a county located in the U.S. state of New York.
Pennsylvania, officially the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, is a U.S. state located in the North and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States and the Great Lakes region.
Pennsylvania Route 590 (PA 590) is a state highway located in Lackawanna, Wayne, and Pike Counties in Pennsylvania.
Philadelphia is the largest city in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania and the fifth-most-populous in the United States.
Philip Hone (October 25, 1780 – May 5, 1851) was Mayor of New York City from 1825 to 1826.
Pike County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.
Port Jervis is a city on the Delaware River in western Orange County, New York, with a population of 8,828 at the 2010 census.
Profit is an income distributed to the owner in a profitable market production process (business).
Rail transport is a means of conveyance of passengers and goods, by way of wheeled vehicles running on rails.
A reservoir (etymology: from French réservoir a "storehouse") is an enlarged natural or artificial lake, storage pond, or impoundment created using a dam or lock to store water.
A right-of-way is a right to make a way over a piece of land, usually to and from another piece of land.
Roebling's Delaware Aqueduct, also known as the Roebling Bridge, is the oldest existing wire suspension bridge in the United States.
Rondout Creek is a U.S. Geological Survey.
Rondout (pronounced "ron doubt"), is situated on the Hudson, at the mouth of Rondout Creek.
The Rondout–West Strand Historic District is located on the shore of Rondout Creek along the southern boundary of the city of Kingston, New York, USA.
Rosendale is a hamlet with a population of approximately 1,350 people located in the Town of Rosendale in Ulster County, New York, United States.
Rosendale cement generally refers to a type of natural cement that was produced in and around Rosendale, New York, from argillaceous limestone, but is a term that has had different definitions at different times.
Rosendale is a town in the center of Ulster County, New York, United States.
The Shawangunk Ridge, also known as the Shawangunk Mountains or The Gunks, is a ridge of bedrock in Ulster County, Sullivan County and Orange County in the state of New York, extending from the northernmost point of New Jersey to the Catskill Mountains.
Silver Lake, one of three by that name in Sullivan County, New York, United States, is located just southeast of the village of Woodridge.
Silver Lake Dam is located off Silver Lake Road, just outside the village of Woodridge, New York, United States.
The Snyder Estate Natural Cement Historic District is located in the Town of Rosendale, New York, United States.
A steam engine is a heat engine that performs mechanical work using steam as its working fluid.
The Stourbridge Lion was a railroad steam locomotive.
Sullivan County is a county located in the U.S. state of New York.
Summitville is a hamlet in the town of Mamakating, New York in Sullivan County, New York, United States.
A suspension bridge is a type of bridge in which the deck (the load-bearing portion) is hung below suspension cables on vertical suspenders.
The New York Times (NYT) is an American daily newspaper, founded and continuously published in New York City since September 18, 1851, by the New York Times Company.
The Times Herald-Record, often referred to as The Record or Middletown Record in its coverage area, is a daily newspaper published in Middletown, New York, covering the northwest suburbs of New York City.
The Torrens Linear Park was completed in 1997 as the first of its kind developed in Australia where it is the largest hills-to-coast park.
A towpath is a road or trail on the bank of a river, canal, or other inland waterway.
U.S. Route 209 (US 209) is a long U.S. Highway in the states of Pennsylvania and New York.
U.S. Route 6 travels east–west near the north edge of the U.S. state of Pennsylvania from the Ohio state line near Pymatuning Reservoir east to the Mid-Delaware Bridge over the Delaware River into Port Jervis, New York.
The University Press of New England (or UPNE), located in Lebanon, New Hampshire and founded in 1970, is a university press consortium including Brandeis University, Dartmouth College (its host member), the University of New Hampshire, and Northeastern University.
Wall Street is a street running eight blocks, roughly northwest to southeast, from Broadway to South Street on the East River in the Financial District of lower Manhattan, New York City.
The War of 1812 was a military conflict, lasting for two and a half years, fought by the United States of America against the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, its North American colonies, and its Native American allies.
Washington Irving (April 3, 1783 – November 28, 1859) was an American author, essayist, biographer, historian, and diplomat of the early 19th century.
Water supply is the provision of water by public utilities, commercial organisations, community endeavors or by individuals, usually via a system of pumps and pipes.
Wawarsing is a town in Ulster County, New York, United States.
A weir is a barrier across a river designed to alter its flow characteristics.
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Wilderness or wildland is a natural environment on Earth that has not been significantly modified by civilized human activity.
Woodridge is a village in Sullivan County, New York, United States.
Wurtsboro is a village located on U.S. Route 209 in the town of Mamakating in Sullivan County, New York, United States, near its junction with New York State Route 17 (which is being upgraded to Interstate standards and will be renumbered as Interstate 86).
Under the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives, 4-2-0 represents the wheel arrangement of four leading wheels on two axles, two powered and coupled driving wheels on one axle, and no trailing wheels.
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