Mississippi River Lock and Dam No. 16, Rock Island

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  • Went to lock #16 and had a fantastic tour. This is the first lock built on the Mississippi River. The tour is free and very informative. Interesting to see a boat with many barges going through... 
    Went to lock #16 and had a fantastic tour. This is the first lock built on the Mississippi River. The tour is free and very informative. Interesting to see a boat with many barges going through...  more »
  • I was fortunate to catch a towboat with a string of barges headed upriver and got to see the lock in action. The staff was friendly, very helpful and were well versed in the locking process. Watching....  more
    I was fortunate to catch a towboat with a string of barges headed upriver and got to see the lock in action. The staff was friendly, very helpful and were well versed in the locking process. Watching....  more »

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