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canal flat boats Erie bottom

canal flat boats Erie bottom

canal flat boats Erie bottom

canal flat boats Erie bottom

You can rent a boat and sail it yourself, or hire a crew. The story seems to unfold. In the opposite direction, a boat enters the lock through the upper gates. Hydraulic dredges use rotary cutters at the end of long suction pipes to chew through gravel bars.

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canal flat boats Erie bottom

canal flat boats Erie bottom

canal flat boats Erie bottom

canal flat boats Erie bottom

One of the thrills of cruising the Erie Canal is going under the lift-bridges. The historic markers we come upon are like chapters in the story, and as our trip unfolds, our appreciation of what the canal was, what it represented, and the impact it had, grows. When Clinton became Governor of the state, he pushed through legislation funding the construction of the canal - Clinton's "Big Ditch" also dubbed "Clinton's Folly" was born. Deland has a Florida connection: after he made his fortune in Fairport, he bought land and founded Deland, Florida, in , where he envisioned creating a citrus, agricultural and tourism center.

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