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Water Dams
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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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Image for Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway - Mineral Wells, Texasview gallery

WW35.2 km

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Water DamsLake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway - Mineral Wells, Texas

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Lake Mineral Wells State Park is located along Rock Creek, a large tributary of the Brazos River. This area was an early home to several Native American tribes including the Comanche.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 10/1/2009

last visited: 6/8/2014

Image for Grapevine Lake Dam Flood Control Gateview gallery

EE58.7 km

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Water DamsGrapevine Lake Dam Flood Control Gate

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Grapevine Lake Dam and flood control gate.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 1/25/2009

last visited: 4/17/2017

Image for Coppell minature Damview gallery

EE62.4 km

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Water DamsCoppell minature Dam

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Small dam of a creek. Flood control purposes.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 1/25/2009

last visited: 12/5/2015

Image for Cedar Lake Dam -- Cleburne State Park, Cleburne TXview gallery

SS73.1 km

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Water DamsCedar Lake Dam -- Cleburne State Park, Cleburne TX

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A small earthen dam with impressive three-level stone and masonry spillways built by the Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930s impounded spring-fed Crystal Lake, and created a gem for all to enjoy.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/27/2012

last visited: 10/23/2010

Image for Lemon Park Dam - Dallas, TXview gallery

EE82.9 km

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Water DamsLemon Park Dam - Dallas, TX

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Overflow dam creates a waterfall on Turtle Creek.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 4/16/2019

last visited: never

Image for Lake Meridian Dam -- Meridian TXview gallery

SS113.9 km

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Water DamsLake Meridian Dam -- Meridian TX

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The CCC-built dam on Bee Creek that created Lake Meridian in Meridian State Park near Meridian TX. Meridian is located on the 98th Meridian -- is that enough Meridians?

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/1/2013

last visited: 1/26/2013

Image for Lake Whitney Dam - Whitney, Texasview gallery

SS119.7 km

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Water DamsLake Whitney Dam - Whitney, Texas

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Whitney Lake was originally authorized by Congress in 1941. However, when the U.S. became involved in World War II, the funding was taken away because all resources were needed for the war effort. The dam was completed in 1953.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 2/4/2009

last visited: 4/24/2016

Image for Denison Dam - Denision, Tx, USview gallery

NENE144.2 km

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Water DamsDenison Dam - Denision, Tx, US

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The Denison Dam is accessed by Highway 91, off Highway 75 at Denison, Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Crazy4horses

location: Texas

date approved: 1/5/2017

last visited: 5/19/2019

Image for Lake Waco - Waco, TXview gallery

SS153.4 km

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Water DamsLake Waco - Waco, TX

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Lake Waco has had two dams. This current dam was completed in 1965.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 11/2/2015

last visited: never

Image for Lake Brazos Labyrinth Weir - Waco, Texasview gallery

SS160.8 km

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Water DamsLake Brazos Labyrinth Weir - Waco, Texas

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The award winning Lake Brazos Labyrinth Weir elegantly keeps Lake Brazos at a constant level without moving parts. The innovative & handsome design also reused the extant dam site, yielding substantial reductions in time & construction costs.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tygress

location: Texas

date approved: 9/9/2013

last visited: 4/10/2016

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