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Illinois & Michigan Canal, Lift Lock No. 15, Canal Station 5087+00, La Salle, La Salle County, IL



B&W Photos

HB449828
General View Looking Over The Lock, From Highway 351 Bridge Looking West.

HB449829
View From Below The Lock Gate.

HB449830
Detail Of Lock Below The Lock Gate.

HB449831
View From Below The Gate Looking Towards Turning-basin.

HB449832
View From Below Lock From South Wall Of Turning-basin Looking Northwest.

HB449833
View Of Lock No


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Item Title


Location
Canal Station 5087+00, La Salle, IL

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER IL-72
Building/structure dates: 1848 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1930
Significance: Lock No. 15 in LaSalle was one of the original locks designed by William Gooding, Chief Engineer, for the I&M Canal.

Related Names
Gooding, William


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. GENERAL VIEW LOOKING OVER THE LOCK, FROM HIGHWAY 351 BRIDGE LOOKING WEST.
2. VIEW FROM BELOW THE LOCK GATE.
3. DETAIL OF LOCK BELOW THE LOCK GATE.
4. VIEW FROM BELOW THE GATE LOOKING TOWARDS TURNING-BASIN.
5. VIEW FROM BELOW LOCK FROM SOUTH WALL OF TURNING-BASIN LOOKING NORTHWEST.
6. VIEW OF LOCK NO. 14, LOOKING EAST.


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