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Canal Street

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  1. thumb main Chinatown meets Little Italy at Canal Street]] Canal Street is a major street in New York City, crossing lower Manhattan to join New Jersey in the west (via the Holland Tunnel I-78) to Brooklyn in the east (via the Manhattan Bridge)

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 11, 2008
  2. New York City, New York, USA

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  3. forms the main spine of Chinatown, and separates it from Little Italy

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  4. takes its name from an actual canal that was dug in the early 1800s to drain the contaminated and disease-ridden Collect Pond into the Hudson River

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 11, 2008
  5. The pond was filled in 1811, and Canal Street was completed in 1820 following the angled path the canal had

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