Au­thor’s talk fo­cuses on D&H Canal’s im­pact

Daily Freeman (Kingston, NY) - - COMMUNITY -

“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 time­andthe­val­leysmu­

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.

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