Whilst not the longest canal system, the Sturgess Canal is the oldest, if not the first, in the region. Approximately 70 km long, it has 40 locks. the vast majority of the canal has a pathway on each side. Various settlements have sprung up along its length and for many places , this artificial river keeps the settlement alive.
The Sturgess Canal is named after the family that owns and operates it. They make their money from lock and toll fees. Having fees that are generally the lowest in the country, if not the world, has made the SC very popular. 90% of these fees go towards maintaining the pristine canal and paying the lock workers . Fines are imposed for dumping waste material.
- The canal is being used to smuggle contraband into the city and the players are cha...