Sumners Falls Canal

The Sumners Falls Canal in Hartland Vermont is the 5th of the six navigational canals of the Connecticut River that you meet as you go from south to north on the river. It is the 4th one of the six built. It was completed between 1803 to 1809 and lasted until 1856. It is only a few feet in length and had but two locks to lift it 12 feet.

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