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Re: Summitville, Sullivan County, NY
Posted by: Mia Hubbert Date: May 13, 2000 at 22:13:14
In Reply to: Re: Summitville, Sullivan County, NY by Marge Smith Ward of 960

Hi! Summitville is a hamlet in the Town of Mamakating, which is in the southeast corner of Sullivan County. It has a post office (zip code 12781) and was once a port on the D&H Canal which ran from the Pennsylvania coal mines to the Hudson River. Hence the name, Summitville - it was the highest point on the canal from the Delaware River to the Hudson. Currently, Summitville is reached via Route 209, and is only 5 miles east of Route 17 (the Quickway), which is a major artery from New York City to the Catskill Mountains.

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