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THE KIEL CANAL

|j. Jo 1 -'-. ,■'>< o;dl< >' ( .i;-- '•' li.ii<J «■(',] k, Ilii1lii r:--.>tri the mo;ith of ti:,. Kibe, i,: lb- N'-iio .<:•:■. !■> the kjord ~; K-.,!. i„ ;h ■ Bah., a di-ta.ae , .' -i.ouL Go mile. v.'a- tin..■■•••:! <'l"-u to eoininerce. il ); :i ; anornv I widih >■; b?fi at the hot i'i.i a,,-! 2?-r:i. ,;l tli«' •-;ir• •:• ie\.d. '.vitii .. , ;i ,',;', I. Iy,j |, j'-'j. ./ T I , I.'i ! t id Clirll fT^f. Il:n.<- ,it ;'<<■■■ v.i-l'Vi <-,;i'-;i r-,- !■, llbe ■•;,i--~f (he lare,-- tJ.i- .-i.riiM:.'!,-. and th<i>e .it U:P ( :• tei'.i i ihl to take > "e "i w.'iatio; of water !evr! In lli" ]■: eia -.-AW lidc-le■■ ilaltie. <hi: to t:aie,. Tin' ioek-, wen:- 4sJ2fl. !■„)-. 821 l wide. ;i :i(i 7:2t't deep. The !0,■!., ;i'„ Kiel regained ope;; met of the time. »!,;;,. tho.e at t!i'.- m-aiilh -if the Kibe dbj not need lo be 'lied a! certain lid* ■. '1 '■>■■' fan;! I o ; oetd wond-Mo'liv vabadd - to (■■■an inerre.' I."f;iu ■>• it ,-aved'tho !-,•;•. hazard ,„,-, trip aro>md the slomiy l-,;i-L of Denmark. ' H'.it il> value to the fo-rman navy v.J- f;i r-■••{•!) greater importance, as ha.; been demon .t; ated in the present v.ar. Althoiijh lock-, when built. \vcns f.'iicr.ie'n to take almost hi) waK-'K. > Iv.'y v.f"-e eaitgi.jun in time. f-,e-'! '.:■'.' ■*.Hr-hips. and finally it wa- r]c cidrd t'i rfcon-tract (he carnl. maliine i» hror.d-r f<nd providing lor-k'- that rnnld take 1 h-' ]ar,~r=<t ve?re] afloat, with plenty '•'■ room to -nnr.-v T!m work wa-- roir ■ pdp'.ed hi time in be r.f inealruhh],- vaJuo to lira-many in the present war. The noi - m,-;l width'of tho r.-inn! i= now ;t t thr surfaCe. aiifi lV.it ni. the hot:,:.!, with a drp/li ft/ 55/1. Xpv/ f.-.vin kW;; have bmi built clontra.de the old on, - at wi, end. They have aii avai'aide )ei!L'tii of 1.032.6 ft riTiH'w:'H}| of 117.6iL. Ittei'inedialr n;;:v he '.;>.. ito cut *:rr a • hairdier oAOl't ionir. Th-» Im.-kK at J'.-j.-iruna. it will ho r.'cnJhd. ar-j oiiiy I,oooft long by 110 ft wicU.

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THE KIEL CANAL, Evening Star, Issue 15653, 18 November 1914

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THE KIEL CANAL Evening Star, Issue 15653, 18 November 1914

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