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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 Bays Mountain reservoir dam - Kingsport, TNview gallery

EE26.4 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

Image for Spivey Mill Dam on Copper Creekview gallery

NENE31.5 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 Fort Patrick Henry TVA dam - Kingsport, TNview gallery

EE35.4 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

EE42 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 Lake Keokee dam - Appalachia, VAview gallery

NN42.6 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 Nolichucky Dam  -  Greeneville, Tennesseeview gallery

SS44.3 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 Small Dam on the Doe River ~ Elizabethton Tennesseeview gallery

EE63.1 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 TVA Dike in Dandridge, Tennesseeview gallery

SWSW67.8 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

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

SWSW95.1 km

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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

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WW109.4 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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SESE110.6 km

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Water DamsLake Tahoma Dam, North Carolina

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Located near highway 80. Little Buck Creek Rd crosses over the dam.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CoinsAndPins

location: North Carolina

date approved: 10/8/2007

last visited: 6/16/2014

Image for Fontana Dam, Fontana Village, North Carolinaview gallery

SWSW138.6 km

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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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SWSW141.8 km

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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

Image for Tellico Dam, Tennesseeview gallery

SWSW143.7 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

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SWSW144.8 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

Image for Paintsville Dam - Paintsville, KY, USview gallery

NN153.2 km

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Water DamsPaintsville Dam - Paintsville, KY, US

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Located in the Appalachians mountains in Paintsville Kentucky on Paint Creek.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Crazy4horses

location: Kentucky

date approved: 1/5/2017

last visited: 1/5/2017

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