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Hydro Viewpoint

burntwood

A Story of Historic Aboriginal Travel Routes and Hydro Power in the North

spirit-way-guide_page_27_image_0005Look carefully to see the original concrete pier that supported the one lane Bailey Bridge from 1957 to 1970. The Burntwood River supplies water to major hydro dams upstream (proposed Wuskwatim Dam) and the huge Limestone Dam downstream on the Nelson River.

Funding received from Manitoba Hydro