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White Sea Baltic Canal

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Date Added: Mar 7, 2015
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Category: Dams, Canals, Rivers

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The White Sea – Baltic Sea Canal (Russian: Беломо́рско–Балти́йский кана́л, Byelomorsko–Baltiyskiy Kanal, BBK), often abbreviated to White Sea Canal (Belomorkanal) is a ship canal in Russia opened on 2 August 1933. It connects the White Sea with Lake Onega, which is further connected to the Baltic Sea. Until 1961, its original name was the Stalin White Sea – Baltic Sea Canal (Belomorsko–Baltiyskiy Kanal imeni Stalina).

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/White_Sea%E2%80%93Baltic_Canal

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