A restored section of Farmington Canal, includes a 2.9 mile bike/hiking trail, a helicoidal bridge, picnic area and museum. Trail and picnic area open year-round. The museum is opened the first Sun. of each month or by appointment. Contact them for further details. Lock 12 Historical Park 487 North Brooksvale Road Cheshire, CT 06410 Phone: (203)272-2743 CAPTION: The restored Lock No. 12 along the Farmington Canal in Cheshire. The canal was built between Northampton and New Haven in the early 1800s.
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