Panama Canal World Front page Limon Bay Gatun Locks Gatun Lake Gaillard Cut Pedro Miguel and Miraflores Locks In Spanish
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The Panama Canal
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Gaillard Cut
Constantly dredged to remove earthslides the 13-km long, 150-metre wide channel is now being widened to allow two ships to pass side-by-side. The Gaillard Cut, where the canal crosses the continental divide, was the scene of some of the most arduous work in the canalís construction.
Limon Bay Gatun Locks Gatun Lake Pedros Miguel Miraflores Locks
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