West by Southwest to Stickney

Chapter 4 Photos, 1–37

(photos 38–73 here)

Extending the Sanitary & Ship Canal

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Photo 4.23

June 25, 1906. Construction was progressing rapidly as Lockport Powerhouse foundation and turbine discharge draft tube work was nearing completion. The north and west powerhouse walls were built up and connected to the west wall of the extended Sanitary & Ship Canal. Looking northwest, construction of the exterior walls and internal steel erection are underway. (MWRD photo 3499)