The Opening Of The Suez Canal In 1869, An Artificial Sea-level Waterway In Egypt ...
Stockphoto ID: 3723757
File name: ILLU01717.jpg
Format: digital, 4000+ pixels longest side
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Source: photographer Based in: Spain
Description: The opening of the Suez Canal in 1869, an artificial sea-level waterway in Egypt, connecting the Mediterranean Sea to the Red Sea through the Isthmus of Suez. It was constructed by the Suez Canal Company between 1859 and 1869, after 10 years of construction.