Kirkfield Liftlock - Trent Severn Waterway
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member JDandDD
N 44° 35.416 W 078° 59.412
17T E 659528 N 4939400
Quick Description: Kirkfield Liftlock locate outside of Kirkfield, Ontario on the Trent-Severn Waterway.
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 6/25/2006 4:50:16 PM
Waymark Code: WMFMX
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member TeamRJMK
Views: 76

Long Description:
The liftlock was built between 1896 and 1907. The 140 long by 33 feet wide lifts (two) raise boats 49 feet. The lock is located at the highest point of the Trent-Severn waterway which runs from the Bay of Quinte in Lake Ontario to Port Severn on Georgian Bay.
Waterway Name: Trent-Severn Waterway

Connected Points:
The canal links Lake Ontario to Georgian Bay (Lake Huron). The lock connects sections of the Talbot River.


Type: Lift

Date Opened: 01/01/1907

Elevation Difference (meters): 15.00

Site Status: Operational

Web Site: [Web Link]

Date Closed (if applicable): Not listed

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