Author’s talk focuses on D&H Canal’s impact
“D&H Canal and Sullivan County,” a talk by author Bill Merchant, president of the D&H Canal Historical Society, will take place 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 20, at the Time and the Valleys Museum on U.S. Route 55 in this Sullivan County hamlet.
The Delaware and Hudson Canal stretched 108 miles from Honesdale, Pa., to Kingston, carrying coal, lumber, cement and local goods to the Hudson River, bound for New York City. Merchant will talk about the impact of the canal on Sullivan County.
Admission, at $3 for non-members and free for members, includes museum admission and light refreshments.
For more information, call (845) 985-7700 or visit timeandthevalleysmuseum.org.
The Time and the Valleys Museum aims to preserve the past, educate the present and ensure the uniqueness of the Rondout and Neversink watersheds for generations.