Three Maps of the Proposed Panama Canal (1895)

Map of the proposed route of a Panama Canal, from 1895, Part I.

Map of proposed Panama Canal I
Map of proposed Panama Canal I image detail
Date: 1895
Author: unkwn
Dwnld: 01, 02, 03
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This map isn't part of any series, but we have other engineering maps that you might want to check out.

Three maps illustrating the French plan for a proposed Panama Canal between Nueva Gorgona [gmap] and Panama City [gmap]

The history of the Panama Canal is, of course, a fascinating one – and well-worth the read. The next chapter? A possible expansion, as shippers are increasingly finding the Panamax limits stifling.

Map from the Canal Zone Library-Museum.

Map of proposed Panama Canal I wide thumbnail image