Asked in Erie Canal
What is the name of the type of boat that travels on the Erie Canal?
Name of the canal that connects the Great Lakes to the Atlantic?
this would be the Erie Canal
Asked in Erie Canal
What impact did the Erie Canal have on Rochester?
Rochester is a city along the path of the Erie Canal. The Village of Rochesterville was formed in 1817, the year that the canal started. It had 700 people. Bu 1823, the population was 2,500 and they changed the name to Rochester. By 1830, Rochester was Flour City grinding 25,000 bushels of wheat daily. Then came the seed companies changing Rochester in 1850 from Flour City to Flower City. Rochester was in the right place to prosper from the Erie Canal. By...
Asked in Distances and Travel Times
The longest canal in the world is in the western hemisphere it is 2400 feet long what is the name of this canal?
the panama canal longest canal is in china, in western hemisphere its not the panama canal which is less than 100 miles, possibly the Erie canal at about 360 miles, st Lawrence seaway is at about 2500 miles (assuming you meant miles and not feet...) but its not just a canal ...
Name three places transportation was improved which led to American growth?
* The Trans-continental railroad. * The Erie Canal. * The steamboat on the Mississippi River. ...
Asked in Hemispheres, Western Hemisphere
Name of the longest canal in the western hemisphere?
panama canal ... most definitely not the panama canal which is less than 100 miles in length, Erie canal is somewhere around 360 miles, does not mean this is the longest, but it certainly is the longest that I am aware of St. Lawrence seaway is somewhere around 2500 miles long but is not just a canal, its a mixture of canal, lake, river, and others that im unsure of ...
Asked in Agriculture, Oceans and Seas, Panama Canal
What is the name of the canal connecting to the Atlantic and Pacific oceans?
The Panama Canal is the name of the canal connecting to the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans! The Panama Canal joins them. ...