This small lock connected the Erie Canal in Tonawanda with Tonawanda Creek past the dam. It was located a little east of Seymour Street on Niagara…
There is not much information on this photo at the Library of Congress's website, beyond the title. It appears to be facing east along the Erie Canal,…
Erie Canal, Sweeney Street on left, former Main Street bridge in center, hi-res photo (LOC, c 1905).jpg
Also pictured: Fire Engine House (at least on 1893 map) overhanging the canal, just before the iron bridge; possible Stevens & McIntyre Wagon Shop…
Scanlon's Hall, First National Bank.
Also pictured: Niagara Maid Silk Mills, Sweeney Building
First National Bank, Tonawanda Power Co. also pictured.
Showing First Trust, Tonawanda Power Co., more.
Bascule bridge in the distance.
Showing Hunphrey & Vandervoort Insurance, Schnell's, the old Erie Canal and more.