|Welland Canal Facts||First
|Number Of Locks||40||27||26||8|
|Width Of Locks||6.7m||8.1m||13.7m||24.4m|
|Length Of Locks||33.5m||45.7m||82.3m||261.8m|
|Depth Of Canal||2.4m||2.7m||4.3m||8.2m|
Converting the numbers for the Fourth Canal from meters to feet gives us 859' x 80' x 27', which we can compare to the St. Lawrence Seaway that was built in 1959 at 740' x 78' x 26.5'. [Canal Dimensions] The current depth of the canal has been increased to 30'.
[This reference has maps of all four canals and some more pictures of today's canal.]
|Screenshot from video posted by Mohamed Seghir Lahdiri|
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