A short distance from the
PEDRO MIGUEL LOCKS
; are these locks which drop ships to Sea Level.
showing third lock route.
A third set of locks was almost built in the watery area to the left in 1940. See:
THE BIG DITCH
Entering the locks from
PEDRO MIGUEL Locks
South Bound - U. S. Coast Guard ship
The locks control office and a seaping gate
U. S. Navy Hospital Ship
A view from an air plane.
Pelicans fly near the 1941 Dig Lakes
A view from eastern hill, looking west over
"THE DIG DITCH"
Looking South toward BALBOA.
Leaving the locks, with a good view of Miraflores Dam.
Next will be
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PACIFIC OCEAN MAP
ATLANTIC OCEAN MAP