Chesapeake and Ohio Canal (Q1070564)

Summary from English Wikipedia (enwiki)

The Chesapeake and Ohio Canal, abbreviated as the C&O Canal and occasionally called the "Grand Old Ditch," operated from 1831 until 1924 along the Potomac River from Washington, D.C., to Cumberland, Maryland. The canal's principal cargo was coal from the Allegheny Mountains.

Summary from Español / Spanish Wikipedia (eswiki)

El canal Chesapeake-Ohio fue un canal del río Potomac, activo entre 1831 y 1924, que unía las ciudades de Washington D. C. y Cumberland (Maryland). Se usó principalmente para el transporte de carbón procedente de las cercanas montañas Allegheny.

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node: Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park (OSM), 2 feet from Wikidata [show tags]
ele: 106
name: Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park
leisure: park
gnis:created: 09/13/1996
gnis:state_id: 24
gnis:county_id: 043
gnis:feature_id: 583731

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Canals in Maryland waterway=canal, type=waterway
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Canals opened in 1830 waterway=canal, type=waterway