St. Lucie Canal, Lock No. 2, St. Lucie, Cross State Canal, Okeechobee Intracoas, Stuart, Martin County, FL
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Okeechobee Intracoas, Stuart vicinity, FL
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Documentation compiled after 1968.
Survey number HAER FL-20-B
Building/structure dates: 1925 initial construction
Significance: The St. Lucie Lock No. 2 built by 1925 operated until 1941 when it was superceded by the new lock. It was part of the first efforts by the Corps of Engineers to control drainage and create an interior passage across the peninsula.
Everglades Drainage District
First Clark Construction Co.
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
VIEW OF LOCK CHAMBER, NOW FILLED IN AND GRASS COVERED, VIEW TOWARDS NORTHEAST
VIEW OF EXTERIOR LOWER LOCK GATES, VIEW TOWARDS SOUTH
ST. LUCIE LOCK & DAM, 1941 PLANS OF AUXILIARY LOCK GATE (UPSTREAM CLOSURE)
ST. LUCIE LOCK & DAM, PLAN AND SECTION
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