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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 Water Dam - West Prong Little Pigeon River - Pigeon Forge, TNview gallery

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Water DamsWater Dam - West Prong Little Pigeon River - Pigeon Forge, TN

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Water dam to direct water for the historical grain mill

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Tennessee

date approved: 2/4/2009

last visited: 4/18/2017

Image for TVA Dike in Dandridge, Tennesseeview gallery

NENE28.2 km

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Water DamsTVA Dike in Dandridge, Tennessee

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A dike located in Dandridge, Tennessee

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PersonsMD

location: Tennessee

date approved: 12/7/2008

last visited: 8/22/2015

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Water DamsFontana Dam, Fontana Village, North Carolina

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The Highest dam in the TVA system,and highest concrete dam East of the Rocky Mountains. Completed in 1944 it is 480 feet high and 2,385 feet across. Creates Fontana Lake with 10,230 acres of water surface.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PersonsMD

location: North Carolina

date approved: 9/16/2009

last visited: 2/4/2017

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SWSW51.7 km

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Water DamsChilhowee Dam

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The Chilhowee Dam is a hydroelectric development located in Blount and Monroe Counties, Tennessee. Photo and waypoint is from the overlook.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member fatcat161

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/28/2008

last visited: 3/18/2013

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Water DamsFort Loudon Dam

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Dam near Lenoir City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Squirreleen

location: Tennessee

date approved: 5/16/2008

last visited: 3/14/2014

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WW63.6 km

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Water DamsTellico Dam, Tennessee

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Part of the TVA project. Near Lenoir City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Squirreleen

location: Tennessee

date approved: 5/5/2008

last visited: 1/25/2010

Image for Norris Dam - Norris, TNview gallery

NWNW68.2 km

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Water DamsNorris Dam - Norris, TN

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First Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) dam was constructed across the Clinch River to stop flooding of the Knoxville area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Tennessee

date approved: 2/17/2009

last visited: 12/13/2015

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NENE69 km

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Water DamsNolichucky Dam - Greeneville, Tennessee

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Built in 1913 as a hydropower project for the Tennessee Eastern Eletric Company and taken out of service in 1972 by the Tennessee Valley Authority this dam stands 94 feet high and is 482 feet long and is located near Greeneville, Tennessee

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PersonsMD

location: Tennessee

date approved: 8/23/2009

last visited: 5/25/2013

Image for Watts Bar Dam (TVA) - Meigs and Rhea Counties, Tennesseeview gallery

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Water DamsWatts Bar Dam (TVA) - Meigs and Rhea Counties, Tennessee

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Built to provide navigable passage, flood control and electrical power, Watts Bar Dam on the Tennessee River is on the Meigs and Rhea County line.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Eagle1977

location: Tennessee

date approved: 1/15/2013

last visited: never

Image for Ocoee Dam No. 2 - Polk County, TNview gallery

SWSW115.6 km

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Water DamsOcoee Dam No. 2 - Polk County, TN

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The building of this dam started in 1911 and finished in 1913. It was put on the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member debbado

location: Tennessee

date approved: 7/8/2009

last visited: 7/13/2013

Image for Bays Mountain reservoir dam - Kingsport, TNview gallery

NENE116.5 km

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Water DamsBays Mountain reservoir dam - Kingsport, TN

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This cut stone dam created a reservior to supply drinking water for the planned city of Kingsport, TN.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Tennessee

date approved: 11/7/2008

last visited: never

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SWSW120.5 km

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Water DamsBlue Ridge Dam - Blue Ridge, GA

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NOTE: The dam area is closed due to construction. Check their website on updates. The Blue Ridge Dam is 1000' in length and 167' in height. It was built from 1925-1931 and purchased from the Tennessee Electric Power Company by TVA in 1939.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member debbado

location: Georgia

date approved: 7/7/2009

last visited: 7/3/2010

Image for Fort Patrick Henry TVA dam - Kingsport, TNview gallery

NENE122.8 km

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Water DamsFort Patrick Henry TVA dam - Kingsport, TN

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Fort Patrick Henry dam can be seen from TN36/Fort Henry Drive

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Tennessee

date approved: 9/18/2008

last visited: 12/8/2014

Image for TVA Boone Dam - Gray, TNview gallery

NENE124.1 km

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Water DamsTVA Boone Dam - Gray, TN

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A TVA hydroelectric dam supplying power and flood control to northeast Tennessee.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Tennessee

date approved: 2/4/2009

last visited: never

Image for Spivey Mill Dam on Copper Creekview gallery

NENE126.5 km

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Water DamsSpivey Mill Dam on Copper Creek

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Spivey Mill Dam on Copper Creek in Scott County Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Manville Possum

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/2/2010

last visited: never

Image for Lake Keokee dam - Appalachia, VAview gallery

NENE132.8 km

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Water DamsLake Keokee dam - Appalachia, VA

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Earthen dam for 92-acre lake in state recreation area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/16/2012

last visited: never

Image for Issaqueena Lake Damview gallery

SESE132.8 km

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Water DamsIssaqueena Lake Dam

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Issaqueena Lake Dam

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Wandering Spirits

location: South Carolina

date approved: 3/24/2008

last visited: 9/24/2012

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SS133.3 km

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Water DamsHabersham Mills Dam - Demorest, GA

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Habersham Mills Dam on the Soque River is located along Habersham Mills Connector near the old Habersham Mill.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Georgia

date approved: 10/10/2009

last visited: 10/6/2009

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SESE133.7 km

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Water DamsTodd's Creek Dam

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Todd's Creek Dam short walk down from Todd's Creek Falls. I am assuming this is the name of the dam.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member TrailHunterFPB

location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/23/2012

last visited: 10/22/2012

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NENE135.8 km

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Water DamsSmall Dam on the Doe River ~ Elizabethton Tennessee

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Small Dam on the Doe River in Elizabethton Tennessee.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BackBrakeBilly

location: Tennessee

date approved: 10/4/2007

last visited: 8/20/2016

Image for Piedmont Dam - Saluda River - Piedmont,SCview gallery

SESE156.4 km

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Water DamsPiedmont Dam - Saluda River - Piedmont,SC

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Built many years ago to produce power for the J.P.Stevens company.This particular dam had a footbridge for mill workers to cross from mill to mill.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Firefrog69

location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/28/2007

last visited: 11/11/2008

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