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Association hosts successful World Canals Conference

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By Jane Hanna The C&O Canal Association and Visit Hagerstown hosted the World Canals Conference (WCC) from August 30 to September 2, 2021. Hagerstown was the ideal venue because of…

Paw Paw Construction and Closure

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National Park Service will begin work to improve safety near the Paw Paw Tunnel on Nov. 25 Through hikers and bicyclists will use bypass trail until mid-2022  Chesapeake & Ohio…

New wayside exhibits honor African American CCC workers

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On November 17, C&O Canal Association volunteers installed three new wayside exhibits at Carderock Recreation Area. The exhibits commemorate the work of hundreds of young African-American men enrolled in the Civilian…

C&O Canal Association publishes strategic plan

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February 2019 C&O Canal Association has published a strategic plan that will guide its efforts over the next three years. The board of directors approved the document's recommendations at their…

Transmanche publishes updated edition of Inland Waterways of North America

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July 2019 Transmanche Publications has issued a new edition of the Inland Waterways of North America map, covering the entire network of inland waterways throughout the USA and Canada. This…
Railing on Catoctin Aqueduct