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A dam is a barrier across flowing water that obstructs, directs or retards the flow, often creating a reservoir, lake or impoundment.
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Water DamsOravská Dam, Czech republic

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This dam is situated in the valley of the Orava river.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member davidb11

location: Žilinský kraj, Slovakia

date approved: 6/9/2018

last visited: never

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Water DamsMarilla Dam - Bradford, PA

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Water dam located outside Bradford

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member stinger503

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/9/2018

last visited: never

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Water DamsSaffold Dam - Seguin, TX

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Saffold Dam at the Flores Crossing is a dam and man-made waterfall. The dam was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on November 15, 1979.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 6/9/2018

last visited: never

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Water DamsLake Chelan Dam - Chelan, WA

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Today an NRHP property, this facility's dam is the fifth to be built on the site, while the powerhouse remains the original.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 6/2/2018

last visited: never

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Water DamsFlanigan Ditch - Springdale, UT

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The remnants of a historic dam along the Virgin River. A historical marker along the Pa'rus Trail marks its location.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Utah

date approved: 6/2/2018

last visited: never

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Water DamsWells Dam - Pateros, WA

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Rated at 840 megawatts, Wells Dam has one tenth the generating capacity of Grand Coulee Dam, the largest on the Columbia and the largest in the country, but is a fairly large operation, nonetheless.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 6/1/2018

last visited: never

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Water DamsCropston Reservoir Dam - Cropston, Leicestershire, UK

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Cropston reservoir dam was built at the eastern end of the shallow valley. The dam is 760 yards long and rises to a height of 51 feet at its highest point, which gives a depth of water of 38 feet.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/26/2018

last visited: never

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Water DamsEinlassbauwerk Retensionsraum Köln-Porz/Niederkassel-Lülsdorf, NRW, Germany

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The weir can allow to flood an area to lower the high water level of the Rhine.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member argus1972

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 5/18/2018

last visited: never

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Water DamsTittesworth Reservoir Dam - Meerbrook, Leek, Staffordshire, England, UK.

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Tittesworth Water (Reservoir) is located on the edge of the Peak District National Park, at Meerbrook near Leek in Staffordshire.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/17/2018

last visited: never

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Water DamsLe barrage de Serre-Ponçon - Rousset, France

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Le barrage de Serre-Ponçon

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YvesProvence

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 4/17/2018

last visited: never

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Water DamsLe petit barrage de Serre-Ponçon - Rousset, France

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le petit barrage de Serre-Ponçon, sur la Durance

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YvesProvence

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 4/17/2018

last visited: never

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Water DamsBarrage du pont Baldy - Briançon, France

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Le barrage de Pont Baldy est un ouvrage de production d’électricité avec environ 18 millions de kWh produits par an. L’eau de la Cerveyrette est tout d’abord stockée dans une retenue qui représente un volume de 1 million de m3

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YvesProvence

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 3/7/2018

last visited: never

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Water DamsJevisovice Dam / Jevisovicka prehrada

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[CZ]Nejstarší prehradní nádrž na Morave - na rece Jevišovce [EN]The oldest water dam in Moravia region - on the Jevišovka river

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DrakMrak

location: Jihomoravský kraj, Czechia

date approved: 3/7/2018

last visited: never

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Water DamsMosel Staustufe St. Aldegund - St. Aldegund, RLP, Deutschland

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Moselstaustufe und Schleuse St. Aldegund in Rheinland-Pfalz

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Windschattenwanderer

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 2/21/2018

last visited: never

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Water DamsTerlicko Dam, Czech republic

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This dam is situated in the valley of the Stonávka river.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member davidb11

location: Moravskoslezský kraj, Czechia

date approved: 2/21/2018

last visited: never

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Water DamsArgenwehr - Wangen, BW, Germany

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Argenwehr der Oberen Argen in Wangen --- Argenwehr of the Upper Argen in Wangen

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jotheonly

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 2/4/2018

last visited: never

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Water DamsBackhouse Mill Dam - Port Rowan, ON

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Dam beside the historic Backus Mill

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member stinger503

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 1/26/2018

last visited: never

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Water DamsPlatzspitzwehr - Zürich, ZH, Switzerland

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This dam in Zürich regulates the outflow of the lake and the inflow the the canal to the power plant Letten.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Region Zuerich (ZH), Switzerland

date approved: 1/23/2018

last visited: never

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Water DamsAare-Stauwehr - Winznau, SO, Switzerland

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The dam between Winznau and Olten was built in 1917, it regulates the inflow of the Aare canal to the hydroelectric power plant of Gösgen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Espace Mittelland (BE/SO), Switzerland

date approved: 1/23/2018

last visited: never

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Water DamsSplav pres Chrudimku - Mnetice - Czech Republic

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The weir on the river Chrudimka near the village Mnetice.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Hertogh

location: Pardubický kraj, Czechia

date approved: 1/22/2018

last visited: never

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Water DamsSplav pres Chrudimku - Nemošice - Czech Republic

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The weir on the river Chrudimka near the village Nemošice.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Hertogh

location: Pardubický kraj, Czechia

date approved: 12/22/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsLimmatdamm - Dietikon, ZH, Switzerland

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The dam of Dietikon was built in 1888 to channel off water for a hydroelectric power plant.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Region Zuerich (ZH), Switzerland

date approved: 11/27/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsLake William Hovell - Cheshunt, Victoria, Australia

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This earth embankment dam impounds the King River, south of Cheshunt, in rural Victoria.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Grahame Cookie

location: Victoria, Australia

date approved: 11/17/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsBear Gultch Reservoir Dam - Palcines, CA

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A dam built by the CCC inside Pinnacles National Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 10/21/2017

last visited: 10/21/2017

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Water DamsKeno Dam - Keno, OR

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Keno Dam is located along the Klamath River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 10/19/2017

last visited: never

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