In a ceremony presided over by U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower and Queen Elizabeth II, the St. Lawrence Seaway is officially opened, creating a navigational channel from the Atlantic Ocean to all the Great Lakes. The seaway, made up of a system of canals, locks, and dredged waterways, extends a distance of nearly 2,500 miles, from the Atlantic Ocean through the Gulf of St. Lawrence to Duluth, Minnesota, on Lake Superior.

In a ceremony presided over by U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower and Queen Elizabeth II, the St. Lawrence Seaway is officially opened, creating a navigational channel from the Atlantic Ocean to all the Great Lakes. The seaway, made up of a system of canals, locks, and dredged waterways, extends a distance of nearly 2,500 miles, from the Atlantic Ocean through the Gulf of St. Lawrence to Duluth, Minnesota, on Lake Superior.

Cruise Ship Strikes Seaway Lock Wall in NY, 17 Injured PHOTO: A cruise ship struck a wall in a river lock in the Saint Lawrence Seaway in New York, June 18, 2015.

Cruise Ship Strikes Seaway Lock Wall, 17 Injured

Cruise Ship Strikes Seaway Lock Wall in NY, 17 Injured PHOTO: A cruise ship struck a wall in a river lock in the Saint Lawrence Seaway in New York, June 18, 2015.

In the Saint Lawrence Seaway, there is an area called, 1,000 Islands (it actually contains over 1800 islands). In this area, there are many interesting dwellings. I hope you are able to go one day and tour the area yourself. In the meantime, I will pin a few of the more interesting houses here for your viewing pleasure.

In the Saint Lawrence Seaway, there is an area called, 1,000 Islands (it actually contains over 1800 islands). In this area, there are many interesting dwellings. I hope you are able to go one day and tour the area yourself. In the meantime, I will pin a few of the more interesting houses here for your viewing pleasure.

estrellita - an estate overlooking the saint lawrence seaway in alexandria, new york - for sale for 1.25 million

A Historic Island Estate That Might Not be Fit For Winter

estrellita - an estate overlooking the saint lawrence seaway in alexandria, new york - for sale for 1.25 million

Narrated tours grant passengers 360-degree views of palatial mansions and wildlife on Saint Lawrence Seaway

Narrated tours grant passengers 360-degree views of palatial mansions and wildlife on Saint Lawrence Seaway

Pinterest
Search