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Workmen construct entrance to tunnel C at the Shipshaw Power Development plant. 


Jan. 1943


Shipshaw, Quebec

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No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 photograph
Negative Film B/W - cellulose nitrate
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
WRM 2562
Other accession no.
1971-271 NPC

Terms of use

Credit: Ronny Jaques / National Film Board of Canada. Photothèque / Library and Archives Canada /
Restrictions on use: nil
Copyright: Expired

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"Entrance to tunnel C. The size of the men in relation to the entrance gives an idea of the magnitude of the job. Sid (sic) of these tunnels bore through 600 feet of rock to the upper canal. Trucks and steam shovel are nicely accommodated inside them, for mucking."


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