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Lock 33

Lockhouse 33 played an important role in John Brown's Raid on Harpers Ferry as John Cook, one of Brown's crew, worked here prior to the raid to gather information on the armory. Today, you can see the lock and the iron gate that closes the bypass flume.

Milepost 60.7

Lock 33
Photo Credit: C&O Canal Trust