• Coal Cargo Boat in the middle of the Canal being pulled by a mule team on the right hand side.

    Chesapeake & Ohio Canal

    National Historical Park DC,MD,WV

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Preserving and protecting the natural, cultural, and historic resources of the park is a vital part of the C&O Canals mission. As park visitors, you play a crucial role in maintaining the integrity of the park and its history. Thank you all very much for your continued efforts of preservation, protection, and enjoyment of park resources.

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