Locks 4, 5, 6 at Thorold, Ontario, Canada - Details
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   Locks 4, 5, 6 at Thorold, Ontario, Canada (image/jpeg)
Title Locks 4, 5, 6 at Thorold, Ontario, Canada
Creator  Oakman, Harry R, attributed to
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Extent  4.5" by 6.5"
Medium (f)  Colour postcard
Notes  The St. Lawrence Seaway in the broadest sense, is a huge water-way extending 2,3000 miles from the Atlantic Ocean to the head of the Great Lakes in the heart of North America. The air view shows boats locking through the only triple flight locks in the system. The total lift on the Welland Canal section is 326 feet and ships virtually "climb a mountain."
Provenance  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
Subject  Thorold (Ont.)
  Welland Ship Canal
  Aerial Views
Place Name  Welland Ship Canal (canal)
Source  Niagara Falls (Ont.) Public Library
Record ID  387178
Digital image 
Format image/jpeg
Size  750px X 575px
Resolution  150ppi X 150ppi
Digitization Colour Scan
Equipment Unknown
Date 2013-04-25
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D504969  Colour postcard     


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