Delaware and Raritan Canal


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Delaware and Raritan Canal

(dĕl`əwâr, –wər; râr`ĭtən), abandoned canal, 45 mi (72 km) long, between Bordentown and New Brunswick, N.J., connecting the Delaware and the Raritan rivers; opened in 1834. Once an important inland waterway, it was superseded by the railroads in the latter half of the 19th cent.
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Central Region farming leases are up for auction in Allaire State Park, Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park, Monmouth Battlefield State Park, Rancocas State Park, Spruce Run Recreation Area, Upper Freehold Township and Washington Crossing State Park.
The mixed-use community, which is bordered by the Delaware and Raritan Canal and Main Street, represents the cornerstone of a multi-tiered plan to help revitalize the Somerset county borough's downtown district.
The Morris Canal (that crossed northern New Jersey) and the Delaware and Raritan Canal (that crossed the middle of the state) were two other reasonably profitable private canals (Crammer 1961, [1955] 1978).
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5-acre brownfield site adjacent to the Delaware and Raritan Canal into 152 townhomes and more than 20,000 square feet of street-level retail space with apartments above.
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