TABLE OF CONTENTS
Basic Information About the Site
Other Alberta Historic Sites
The Canadian Pacific Railway
The Eastern Section
The Bassano Dam
Introduction to the Brooks Aqueduct
Totally Technical Statistics
Formation of the Eastern Irrigation District
The Fate of the Brooks Aqueduct
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he CPR decided to use the hydrostatic catenary curve as the principle upon which to design the flume. A hydrostatic catenary curve is the natural shape a flexible material would take when suspended between two level supports and filled with water.
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