Museum Chat Live! E505 – Canal Crossings Miniseries: The Crossings Today

On this episode of Museum Chat Live!, your co-host Sara chats with special guest, Des Corran, about the canal crossings in-use today.

We explore not only the surviving bridges from when the Welland Canal opened in 1932, but also the construction of the underwater tunnels and the Garden City Skyway.


E505 – The Crossings Today

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Heavy traffic on the QEW across Homer Bridge (Bridge no. 4), 1951. STCM 2239-N.
Construction of the Garden City Skyway, 1961. The first cross beam being placed on the new bridge’s concrete piers. STCM S1961.85.7.2

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