Dam that Creek with David Brooks of the Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site

January 11th at 6:30 PM

Virtual – no room needed

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This program explores the efforts to tame the waters of the Schoharie Creek as the original Erie Canal would cross through its swift flow.

Find out who constructed the first dam in 1822, and how that is connected to other landmarks in New York. Discover the various ways the creek was changed dammed, and how that would lead to the construction of the engineering marvel, the Schoharie Creek Aqueduct.