Miami & Erie Canal
Lock 13 north
St. Marys, OH
10/17/09
Looking north.
Until recently, this lock had been covered by an industrial building. The mill in the background is unused and the oldest in town.

Miami & Erie Canal
Lock 13 north
St. Marys, OH
10/17/09
This was originally a wooden lock, rebuilt in concrete in the early 1900's.
New concrete, with grooves, was restoration above original.
Landscaping is still pending

Miami & Erie Canal
Lock 13 north
St. Marys, OH
Looking south.
Concrete gates with wickets in lower gate pockets.
10/17/09

Miami & Erie Canal
Canal north from Lock 13
St. Marys, OH
10/17/09
The canal curves to the right under the bridge and behind the abandoned power station.
The "tumbles" are to the right behind the trees.

Miami & Erie Canal
The "tumbles" north of Lock 13 north
St. Marys, OH
10/17/09
The tumbles release water from the upper of hydraulic canal to the navigation canal.
The drop here equals the drop of Locks 12 and 13 combined.

Miami & Erie Canal
Signs at the "tumbles" north of Lock 13 north
St. Marys, OH
10/17/09