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Panama Canal
Architect: John Findlay Wallace, John Frank Stevens (1906–1908), George Washington Goethals
Location: Isthmus of Panama
Details: The American Society of Civil Engineers has named the Panama Canal one of the seven wonders of the modern world.
 

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The Panama Canal (Spanish: Canal de Panamá) is an artificial 48-mile (77 km) waterway in Panama that connects the Atlantic Ocean with the Pacific Ocean.

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Aug 15, 2014 ... Hailed as one of the great achievements of the 20th Century, the Panama Canal connects 160 countries and 1,700 ports around the world.

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The Panama Canal connects the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans. It is a 48 mile canal that is important for international maritime trade. Construction of the canal ...

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Sep 27, 2010 ... In 1914 the Panama Canal joined the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, changing international trade forever. The 50 mile-long pathway through the ...

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Sep 21, 2015 ... See if you knew any of these ten facts: 1. The Panama Canal couldn't be built the same way as the Suez Canal, and nobody thought of that ...

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Along the route of the canal there is a series of 3 sets of locks, the Gatun, the Pedro Miguel and the Miraflores locks. At Gatun there are 2 parallel sets .

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Mar 13, 2016 ... The Panama Canal was constructed in two stages. The first between 1880 and 1893, being the work carried out by the French company ...

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Mar 13, 2016 ... The Panama Canal is a 77 km long passageway that runs through Panama in South America and joins the Pacific and Atlantic ocean.

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The Panama Canal is designated as one of the "Seven Wonders of the Modern World and a Monument of the Millennium" by the American Society of Civil ...