4 Locks with a total lift of 13.7m (45ft). Locks 47, 48, & 49 are
connected and 49 is detached with a turning basin in between. This site
also has a dam 9.1m (30 ft) tall and 122m (400ft) long. Raising the water
level of the original swamp to a maneuverable small lake, Colonel By
Lake. A swing bridge extends over lock 46.
Visible in this pan is lock 46 and the movable swing bridge, pulled back to the
other side of the canal. Beyond the far end of the lock is the
turning basin and rail bridge. The lock master is opening the lock
to Colonel By Lake.
2004/06/20 At 1:39 PM EST
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