The aptly named Lock 3 is the third lock in the quick succession of four locks starting with Lock 1. At this lock a bust of Supreme Court Justice William O. Douglas sits to honor the justice who kept the canal from being turned into a scenic byway.
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Photo by: Carole Lewis Anderson