Photo of the Rideau Canal Locks, 2007

Photo of the Rideau Canal locks, 2007

From the lowest level, the locks appear to climb the hillside like a staircase. The Fairmont Château Laurier (left) is a hotel; the Bytown Museum (right) is housed in a building that John By constructed. The winches that open and close each lock are in the foreground.

National Capital Commission
c. 2007
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