"Conestoga Navigation: A Slackwater Canal"

Event Location

Rock Ford Plantation

881 Rockford Road

Lancaster, PA 17602


  • Free


  • 11 Apr

Rock Ford will welcome guest speakers Donald Kautz and Benton G. Webber as they present “Conestoga Navigation: A Slackwater Canal” on Thursday, April 11 at 4:30 pm. Their presentation will be an overview of this slackwater canal system that existed on the Conestoga River from Lancaster to the Susquehanna River during the early 19th Century. This presentation will include a brief history of the Conestoga Navigation Company and photographs of the remnants of the locks as they appear today.

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