The Morris Canal – Northern New Jersey’s Water Highway

Thursday, July 29, 7:00-8:00 p.m.
Registration required. Register online
Join the Canal Society of New Jersey’s Tim Roth as he explores the history of the Morris Canal from its inception in the 1820’s to its abandonment 100 years later. Learn about the technology used to overcome 1,674 feet in elevation. Discover how boats navigated along the Morris Canal, and what life was like for the many people who lived and worked along the canal. In addition, you will find out about some of the sites that can be visited today along the ever-expanding Morris Canal Greenway. Register and we will send you the Zoom link. Sponsored by Canal Society of New Jersey.