Lock No. 1- St. Lucie Canal. Sector gates, vertical struts- lower gate - St. Lucie Canal, St. Lucie Lock No. 1, St. Lucie, Cross State Canal, Okeechobee Intracoastal Waterway, Stuart, HAER FL-20-A-47.tif

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Title Lock No. 1- St. Lucie Canal. Sector gates, vertical struts- lower gate - St. Lucie Canal, St. Lucie Lock No. 1, St. Lucie, Cross State Canal, Okeechobee Intracoastal Waterway, Stuart, Martin County, FL
Depicted place Florida; Martin County; Stuart
Date
Dimensions 8 x 10 in.
Photographer

Bryant, Richard T.

Related names:

US Engineer Office, Jacksonville, FL War Department, Architect/Engineer
Cleary Brothers Construction Company, West Palm Beach, FL, Builder
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
Accession number HAER FL-20-A-47
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Notes
  • Significance: Engineered by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville Office in 1937, St. Lucie Lock and Dam was designed for preventive measures during hurricanes, floods, and droughts while allowing navigation on the Okeechobee Intracoastal Waterway, a 155-mile passage connecting the Gulf of Mexico with the Atlantic Coast via Lake Okeechobee.
  • Survey number: HAER FL-20-A
  • Building/structure dates: 1937 Initial Construction
Source https://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/fl0538.photos.220526p
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Camera location27° 11′ 49.99″ N, 80° 15′ 11.02″ W Kartographer map based on OpenStreetMap.View this and other nearby images on: OpenStreetMap - Google Earthinfo