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Little Chute Lock & Dam, Fox River at Mill Street, Little Chute, Outagamie County, WI



B&W Photos

HB1246549
View South, Little Chute Dam

HB1246550
View West, Little Chute Dam

HB1246551
View Southwest, Crab And Steam House At Little Chute Dam

HB1246552
View Northwest, Guard Lock

HB1246553
View Northeast, Guard Lock

HB1246554
View Southeast, Canal At Guard Lock

HB1246555
View Northeast, Guard Lock Tripod

HB1246556
View West, Downstream Side Of Upper Gate Of Lock 2

HB1246557
View Southeast, Upstream Sides Of Lock 2 Gates

HB1246558
View West, Lock 2 Tripod, Lock Shelter In Background

HB1246559
View Southwest, Waste Weir To Right, Lock 2 To Left

HB1246560
View Southwest, Waste Weir At Lock 2

HB1246561
View East/southeast, Canal At Lock 2

HB1246562
View East, Upstream Sides Of Combined Locks Gates

HB1246563
View West, Downstream Side Of Combined Locks Upper Gates

HB1246564
View Southeast, Upstream Side Of Combined Locks Lower Lock Gates

HB1246565
View Northwest, Downstream Side Of Combined Locks Lower Lock Gates

HB1246566
View West, Downstream Side Of Lower Gate Of Combined Locks Lower Lock

HB1246567
View East, Waste Weir Overflow Ditch At Combined Locks

HB1246568
View West, Waste Weir Spillway At Combined Locks

HB1246569
View Northwest, Canal At Combined Locks


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Item Title


Location
Fox River at Mill Street, Little Chute, WI

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER WI-88
Building/structure dates: 1874 initial construction
Significance: The Little Chute Locks and Dam Complex allowed passage for water craft in an otherwise unnavigable stretch of the Fox River at Little Chute created by a 36 foot drop in elevation in a little under 1 mile. The Little Chute Locks and Dam Complex served as an integral part of the Lower Fox River Waterway System.

Subjects
Dams
Locks


Related Names
U.S. Army Corps Of Engineers


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW SOUTH, Little Chute Dam
2. VIEW WEST, LIttle Chute Dam
3. VIEW SOUTHWEST, Crab and steam house at Little Chute Dam
4. VIEW NORTHWEST, Guard Lock
5. VIEW NORTHEAST, Guard Lock
6. VIEW SOUTHEAST, Canal at Guard Lock
7. VIEW NORTHEAST, Guard Lock tripod
8. VIEW WEST, Downstream side of upper gate of Lock 2
9. VIEW SOUTHEAST, Upstream sides of Lock 2 gates
10. VIEW WEST, Lock 2 tripod, lock shelter in background
11. VIEW SOUTHWEST, Waste weir to right, Lock 2 to left
12. VIEW SOUTHWEST, Waste weir at Lock 2
13. VIEW EAST/SOUTHEAST, Canal at Lock 2
14. VIEW EAST, Upstream sides of Combined Locks gates
15. VIEW WEST, Downstream side of Combined Locks upper gates
16. VIEW SOUTHEAST, Upstream side of Combined Locks lower lock gates
17. VIEW NORTHWEST, Downstream side of Combined Locks lower lock gates
18. VIEW WEST, Downstream side of lower gate of Combined Locks lower lock
19. VIEW EAST, Waste weir overflow ditch at Combined Locks
20. VIEW WEST, Waste weir spillway at Combined Locks
21. VIEW NORTHWEST, Canal at Combined Locks


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