1914 SS San Cristobal at the Gatun Locks

Panama Canal Construction Historic Photo - San Cristobal at Gatun Locks

Note: The sister ship of the SS Ancon the SS Cristobal had made the first unofficial transit on August 3rd, delivering a load of cement, while an old French crane boat Alexandre
La Valley had crossed the canal from the Atlantic in stages during construction, finally reaching the Pacific on 7 January.

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