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24 Results for ERIECANAL

11 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences). See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Monday, January 26, 20153DAlbany-to-Buffalo waterwayIan Livengood
Friday, July 26, 201312DConstruction project that began in RomeBrendan Emmett Quigley
Saturday, December 24, 201113DThe Seneca Chief was the first to travel its full lengthNed White
Friday, December 10, 201055AEarly 19th-century engineering marvelElizabeth C. Gorski
Friday, August 28, 200965AConstruction with many locksDavid Quarfoot
Saturday, May 10, 200830DWork on it began in Rome in 1817Karen M. Tracey
Thursday, September 1, 200511DIt opened in 1825 (2)Kevan Choset
Saturday, January 4, 200351AThe Seneca Chief was the first vessel to travel its entire lengthPatrick Berry
Saturday, August 8, 199854AIt opened in 1825 (2)Trip Payne
Friday, May 29, 199828DClinton supported itFred Piscop
Friday, June 7, 199635DClinton accomplishmentM. Jones

4 results for ERIECANAL from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
July 17, 2011acrosticDClinton project kept well-locked (2 wds.)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
October 4, 2009diagramless19AIt has locks in LockportPatrick Blindauer
June 11, 2000diagramless9DWaterway with 82 locksFrank Longo
November 1, 1998diagramless9ADeWitt Clinton's waterwayFrank Longo

9 results for ERIECANAL from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wednesday, August 11, 199334DDe Witt Clinton's pet projectEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thursday, July 27, 197842APet project of De Witt ClintonA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wednesday, June 7, 197831AStoried waterwayWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, December 10, 196917AFamous waterway.UnknownWeng
Friday, November 8, 196828A"Clinton's Big Ditch."UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 23, 196737D1825 waterway.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Thursday, June 13, 196334DDe Witt Clinton's achievement.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 25, 195336DAlbany to Buffalo.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 12, 195135DDeWitt Clinton's project, opened in 1825.UnknownFarrar