Slide 5: The Locks Locomotives

Material Information

Title:
Slide 5: The Locks Locomotives
Physical Description:
2.0" X 2.0"
Donor:
Metinturff, Kathryne M. ( donor )

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Electric locomotives

Notes

Abstract:
The fifth slide of the Panama Canal Commission booklet depicts an electric lock locomotive used in the Panama Canal. These locomotives are used to position and control vessels within the lock chambers. The size of the vessel determines how many locomotives need to be used.
General Note:
made in the memory of Vikki Borell Edwards (BHS '74)
Original Location:
Envelope File 2013

Record Information

Source Institution:
Panama Canal Museum
Holding Location:
University of Florida
Rights Management:
All rights reserved by the source institution.
Resource Identifier:
accession number - 2013.23.4E
System ID:
AA00019260:00001