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Aug 14, 2010 - Off to W Hurley NY

Leaving Pottsville today and riding through the ridges of the Appalachian on I-81 (American Legion Memorial Hwy) thru Wilkes-Barre (wide valley between ridges), then east on I-84 across the Delaware River into NY state thru Port Jervis. We kept seeing D&H everywhere, found out it was the Delaware & Hudson waterways including canals that were dug in the 1800’s before roads & railroads to move goods throughout NY. Because of the Hudson and Delaware rivers they moved coal to NY city and upstate NY from coal mines in PA, and goods from Europe...

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