Welland Canal Construction Picture File
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Fourth Welland Canal n.a. 5.5" x 2.5" Fourth Welland Canal lock in the making East Bank -- Lin. St. to Broadway 1928-30 5.5" x 4.5" East bank from Lincoln St. to Broadway
Lock Gates n.a. 3" x 3.5" A pair of the mighty lock gates that are 82 feet high, 45 feet wide and weigh about 480 tons each East Bank near Railway Bridge 1928-30 5.5" x 4.5" East bank near Railway Bridge
Fourth Welland Canal n.a. 5.5" x 3.3" Construction on the Fourth Welland Canal East Bank at Railway Bridge 1928-30 4.5" x 6.5" East bank at Railway Bridge
Fourth Welland Canal n.a. 5.5" x 3.3" Construction on the Fourth Welland Canal Dredge 1928-30 7" x 5" Dredge at work on new Canal
Fourth Welland Canal n.a. 5.5" x 3.3" Construction on the Fourth Welland Canal East Bank/Lincoln St. 1928-30 6.5" x 4.5" East bank at Lincoln St. Welland
Temporary Dam n.a. 4.5" x 4.5" North end of the rock cut at Port Colborne showing the temporary dam left between the new Canal and present East Bank between Lin.St and Broadway 1928-30 6.5" x 4.5" East bank between Lincoln St. and Broadway (Cordage houses on King St. in background
Fourth Welland Canal n.a. 3" x 4.5" Fourth Welland Canal construction at Port Colborne Derrick # 5 Crew 1928 4.5" x 6.5" Crew on board Derrick # 5 when sunk
Fourth Welland Canal n.a. 4.5" x 3.5" Fourth Welland Canal construction at Port Colborne Derrick #5 1928 4.5" x 6.5" Derrick #5 sunk, and being raised near Electro-metals deck
Fourth Welland Canal 07/05/1923 5.5" x 4" Fourth Welland Canal construction Welland/East Side 1930-1932 3" x 2" Construction scenes, east side with Welland Club in background
Fourth Welland Canal n.a. 6" x 4.5" Fourth Welland Canal construction Welland/East Side 1930-1932 3" x 2" Construction scenes, east side with Welland Club in background
Fourth Welland Canal n.a. 5" x 4.5" Fourth Welland Canal construction Welland/East Side 1930-1932 3" x 2" Construction scenes, east side with Welland Club in background
Flight Locks n.a. 7" x 4.5" Constructing flight locks at Thorold Welland Construction 1930-1932 3" x 2" Construction scenes near Welland
Bucyrus Shovel n.a. 6" x 4" Bucyrus Shovel excavating in pit lock No. 8 Welland Construction 1930-1932 3" x 2" Construction scenes near Welland
Locks n.a. 6" x 4" View of digging out for locks Welland Construction 1930-3 6" x 4" Scenes near Welland during construction
Lincoln St. Bridge n.a. 3" x 4.5" Construction of Lincoln St. Bridge Welland Construction 1930-3 3" x 2" Scenes near Welland during construction
Dredging n.a. 4.5" x 3" Dredging north of Main St. at Welland Welland Construction 1930-3 3" x 2" Scenes near Welland during construction
Fourth Welland Canal n.a. 4.5" x 4" Construction of Fourth Welland Ship Canal Welland Construction 1930-33 4.5" x 3" Various stages in construction near Welland
Dredging n.a. 4.5" x 3" Dredging north of Main St. at Welland Welland Construction 1930-33 2.5" x 3.5" Various stages in construction near Welland
Ramsey's Bend n.a. 6" x 4.5" Blasting at Ramey's Bend to allow water into dry cut Welland Construction 1930-33 4.5" x 3.5" Various stages in construction near Welland
Canal Blasting n.a. 6" x 4.5" Blasting for Canal between Welland and Port Colborne Welland Construction 1930-33 6.5' x 3.5" Various stages in construction near Welland
Dredging n.a. 6.5" x 4" Dredge working just north of Main St., view to the west Completed Locks 1958 4" x 6" Completed locks permitting passage of lake ship
Dredging n.a. 6.5" x 4" Dredge working near Union Carbide plant, view to south east Twin Flight Locks n.a. 5.5" x 3.5" Fourth Welland Canal construction of twin flight locks at Thorold
Fourth Welland Canal 1928 4.5"x 3" Construction of Fourth Welland Canal, dredges and crews Fourth Welland Canal 1928 6" x 4" Construction of Fourth Welland Canal, dredges and crews
East Watertight 1915 9 x 7 Elevating grader drawn by horses & mules at East Watertight embankment. 29, 1927 Flight Locks- 1920's 1920's 9 x 7 Flight locks at Thorold under construction in the 1920's
Thorold Lock Construction June, 1928 9.5 x 7.4 Thorold - lock construction Thorold Lock Construction June, 1928 7.4 x 9.3 Thorold - lock construction
Welland Canal Banks July 25, 1927 9 x 6 Welland Canal banks under construction Pt. Robinson Creek Bed 1927 9 x 7 Filling creek bed near Port Robinson
Lock Construction - Peter St. 1926 9 x 6.7 Peter St. crossing - lock construction in Thorold Construction 1924 1940 9.2 x 7 Construction site in 1924
1920's 5.3 x 3 Fourth Welland Canal Nov. 29, 1927 9.4 x 7.0 Construction of Fourth Welland Canal - location not specified
Twin Locks No.4 1926 7.3 x 9.2 Twin locks No. 4 construction