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St. Lucie Canal, St. Lucie, Cross State Canal, Okeechobee Intracoas, Stuart, Martin County, FL



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Item Title


Location
Okeechobee Intracoas, Stuart vicinity, FL

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER FL-20
Building/structure dates: 1937 initial construction
Significance: Engineered by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville Office in 1937, St. Lucie Lock and Dam was designed for preventative measures during hurricanes, floods, and droughts while allowing navigation on the Okeechobee Intracoastal Watery, a 155-mile passage connecting the Gulf of Mexico with the Atlantic Coast via Lake Okeechobee

Subjects
Dams
Locks


Related Names
U.S. Engineer Office, Jacksonville
Clearly Brother Construction Company
U.S Army Corps Of Engineers, War Department


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
LOCK NO. 1, ST. LUCIE CANAL. SITE MAP
LOCK NO. 1, ST. LUCIE CANAL. EXCAVATION, COFFERDAM, AND CORE BORINGS
LOCK NO. 1, ST. LUCIE CANAL. GENERAL PLAN
ST. LUCIE LOCK. MACHINERY, ELECTRICAL SYSTEM, AND CONTROL STATION. GENERAL PLAN OF LOCK AND BUILDINGS.


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