Canal news

Tiffany Ahalt elected President

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Tiffany Ahalt was elected President of the C&O Canal Association at the 2022 Annual Meeting March 26 in Williamsport. Tiffany was elected to a one-year term. She replaces Bill Holdsworth,…

2022 annual meeting: March 26

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The 2022 C&O Canal Association annual meeting will be held on Saturday, March 26 at the Bridal Suite at the Springfield Barn. The barn is located in Williamsport. From I-81…

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…

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