Stephen Scourfield tells Matt Layton, host of the Spirit Drive show, about the 77km canal that connects the Atlantic and Pacific oceans and has changed the world forever.
Catch Matt Layton on the Spirit Drive show weekdays from 4pm. Go to Spirit Radio for more.
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