Places

Susquehanna Canoe Club

The Susquehanna Canoe Club was organized in 1905 and located at the Maynard Street Bridge. In 1928, according to the Mummers’ Parade Program, membership included 125 females and 275 males.

Facilities included room for 100 canoes and offered one of the best swimming spots in this section of the state. The article also noted that motorboating is becoming popular on the Susquehanna.

2 thoughts on “Susquehanna Canoe Club”

  1. My dads aunts Lena and Theresa owned the canoe club and when I closed the house I live in was build from the club. I have lots of pictures and a video. I would love the share them

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s