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Pont Larocque - Salaberry-de-Valleyfield , Qc, Canada
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tatie
N 45° 13.645 W 074° 06.845
18T E 569547 N 5008595
Quick Description: Pont Larocque is located in Salaberry-de-Valleyfield , Qc, Canada.
Location: Québec, Canada
Date Posted: 3/27/2012 9:10:29 AM
Waymark Code: WME2WY
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose
Views: 58

Long Description:
The Larocque bridge is a vertical-lift bridge over the Beauharnois Canal ( St.Lawrence Seaway) south of Valleyfield (PQ) on highway
132. This bridge is almos one kilometre long. The center
spans lift to let ship pass.



Le Pont Larocque est un pont à levée verticale sur le canal de Beauharnois (Voie Maritime du Saint-Laurent) au sud de Valleyfield sur la route 132. Ce pont est long de près d'un kolomètre et la travée du centre se lève pour laisser passer les bateaux.

Longueur totale:962,88 m.
Largeur totale:13,02 m.
Portée maximale:83,65 m
Visit Instructions:
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Then log it and post your pictures! At least one of the photos must be of you and your GPS there with the bridge in the background. (No old vacation shots or photos off the internet!)
2) Include the coordinates, city/county/state/country and the name of the bridge (if it has one).
3) Include any interesting information about the structure
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