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.
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Limon Bay Gatun Locks Gatun Lake Pedros Miguel Miraflores Locks
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