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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, often referred to as hard coal, is a hard, compact variety of coal that has a submetallic luster.
Arcadia Publishing is an American publisher of neighborhood, local, and regional history of the United States in pictorial form.
A barge is a flat-bottomed ship, built mainly for river and canal transport of heavy goods.
Barryville is a hamlet in Highland, Sullivan County, New York.
Basher Kill is a stream in the U.S. state of New York.
A bed and breakfast (typically shortened to B&B or BnB) is a small lodging establishment that offers overnight accommodation and breakfast.
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 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 roadway bridges in the United States.
Carbondale is a city in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States.
The Catskill Mountains, also known as the Catskills, are a physiographic province of the larger Appalachian Mountains, located in southeastern New York.
A cement is a binder, a substance used for construction that sets, hardens and adheres to other materials, binding them together.
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.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
Civil engineering is a professional engineering discipline that deals with the design, construction, and maintenance of the physical and naturally built environment, including works such as roads, bridges, canals, dams, airports, sewerage systems, pipelines, and railways.
The Coal Region is a historically important coal-mining area in Northeastern Pennsylvania in the central Ridge-and-valley Appalachian Mountains, comprising Lackawanna, Luzerne, Columbia, Carbon, Schuylkill, Northumberland, and the extreme northeast corner of Dauphin counties.
A coffeehouse, coffee shop or café (sometimes spelt cafe) is an establishment which primarily serves hot coffee, related coffee beverages (café latte, cappuccino, espresso), tea, and other hot beverages.
Cross-country skiing is a form of skiing where skiers rely on their own locomotion to move across snow-covered terrain, rather than using 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.
A predecessor to the Class I Delaware and Hudson Railway, the 1820s-built Delaware and Hudson Canal Company Gravity Railroad ('D&H Gravity Railroad') was a historic gravity railroad incorporated and chartered in 1826 with land grant rights in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania as a humble subsidiary of the Delaware and Hudson Canal and it proved to contain the first trackage of the later organized Delaware and Hudson Railroad (so eventually became a first class Class I Railroad).
The Delaware and Hudson Railway (D&H) is a railroad that operates 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.
In business, a Disruptive innovation is an innovation that creates a new market and value network and eventually disrupts an existing market and value network, displacing established market-leading firms, products, and alliances.
Earthworks are engineering works created through the processing of parts of the earth's surface involving quantities of soil or unformed rock.
The Eastern Correctional Facility is a state prison for men in Napanoch, Ulster County, New York.
Ellenville is a village in Ulster County, New York, United States.
The Erie Canal is a canal in New York, United States that is part of the east–west, cross-state route of the New York State Canal System (formerly known as the New York State Barge Canal).
The Erie Railroad was a railroad that operated in the northeastern United States, originally connecting New York City — more specifically Jersey City, New Jersey, where Erie's former terminal, long demolished, used to stand — 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.
Lackawaxen is an unincorporated community in Pike County, Pennsylvania, United States.
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 canals have existed in New York, United States.
The following is a list of canals in the United States.
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.
This is a list of National Historic Landmarks and comparable other historic sites designated by the U.S. government in the U.S. state of New York.
This article provides a List of National Historic Landmarks in Pennsylvania.
Local Media Group, Inc., formerly Dow Jones Local Media Group and Ottaway Newspapers Inc., owned newspapers, Web sites and niche publications in California, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Oregon and Pennsylvania.
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; used only in North America) or timber (used in the rest of the English speaking world) is a type of wood that has been processed into beams and planks, a stage in the process of wood production.
Mamakating is a town in Sullivan County, New York, United States.
The Mayor of the City of New York is head of the executive branch of New York City's government.
The Moosic Mountains is a mountain range in northeastern Pennsylvania that stretches from Scranton to Mount Pleasant Township, a distance of roughly 32 miles.
| The Morris Canal (1829–1924) was a 107-mile (172-km) common carrier coal canal across northern New Jersey in the United States that connected the two industrial canals at Easton, Pennsylvania, across the Delaware River from its western terminus at Phillipsburg, New Jersey, to New York Harbor and the New York City markets via its eastern terminals in Newark and on the Hudson River Jersey City, New Jersey.
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).
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, district, object, site, or structure that is officially recognized by the United States government for its outstanding historical significance.
The National Park Service (NPS) is an agency of the United States federal government that manages all national parks, many 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 for their historical significance.
List of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Orange County, New York This is intended to be a complete list of properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Orange County, New York.
This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Pike County, Pennsylvania.
List of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Sullivan County, New York This is intended to be a complete list of properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Sullivan County, New York.
List of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Ulster County, New York This is intended to be a complete list of properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Ulster County, New York.
This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Wayne County, Pennsylvania.
The Neversink River (also called Neversink Creek in its upper course) is a U.S. Geological Survey.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
New York is a state in the northeastern United States.
The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.
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. It generally runs from west to east, beginning at the Pennsylvania state line in the Delaware River near Narrowsburg, crossing the Hudson River on the Newburgh–Beacon Bridge, and ending in Carmel. NY 52 and NY 55, both major east–west routes of the Mid-Hudson Region, run parallel to each other, intersecting in downtown Liberty. With the exception of the section overlapping Interstate 84 (I-84), most of Route 52 is a two-lane road through lightly developed rural areas. The road west of the Hudson River serves a number of small communities in the southern Catskills, while it closely parallels I-84 east of the Hudson.
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, United States.
Orange County is a county located in the U.S. state of New York.
Pennsylvania (Pennsylvania German: Pennsylvaani or Pennsilfaani), officially the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, is a state located in the northeastern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States.
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 and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the sixth-most populous U.S. city, with a 2017 census-estimated population of 1,580,863.
Philip Hone (October 25, 1780 – May 5, 1851) was Mayor of New York City from 1826 to 1827.
Pike County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.
Port Jervis is a city located at the confluence of the Neversink and the Delaware rivers in western Orange County, New York, north of the Delaware Water Gap.
Port Orange is a hamlet in Deerpark, Orange County, New York.
Profit, in accounting, is an income distributed to the owner in a profitable market production process (business).
Rail transport is a means of transferring of passengers and goods on wheeled vehicles running on rails, also known as tracks.
A reservoir (from French réservoir – a "tank") is a storage space for fluids.
A right-of-way (ROW) 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 River, 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, United States.
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 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 (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
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 (UPNE), located in Lebanon, New Hampshire and founded in 1970, is a university press consortium including Brandeis University, Dartmouth College (its host member), Tufts University, the University of New Hampshire, and Northeastern University.
Wall Street is an eight-block-long street running roughly northwest to southeast from Broadway to South Street, at the East River, in the Financial District of Lower Manhattan in New York City.
The War of 1812 was a conflict fought between the United States, the United Kingdom, and their respective allies from June 1812 to February 1815.
Washington Irving (April 3, 1783 – November 28, 1859) was an American short story writer, essayist, biographer, historian, and diplomat of the early 19th century.
A waste weir on a navigable canal is a slatted gate on each canal level or pound, to remove excess water and to drain the canal for repairs or for the winter shutdown.
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.
Wilderness or wildland is a natural environment on Earth that has not been significantly modified by 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).
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.
Under the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives, represents the wheel arrangement of four leading wheels on two axles, two powered driving wheels on one axle and no trailing wheels.