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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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SWSW64.2 km

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Water DamsTygart River Dam - Grafton, WV

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Tygart River Dam in Grafton, West Virgina was built between 1935 and 1938 by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. It is a concrete gravity dam with a length of 1921 feet and a height of 230 feet. The dam forms the Tygart Lake.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member king.hubi

location: West Virginia

date approved: 9/7/2010

last visited: 10/16/2011

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NENE83.7 km

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Water DamsStackhouse Park, Johnstown, Pennsylvania, USA

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Stone dam at a creek in a public park

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sherpes

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/3/2008

last visited: 4/14/2012

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NWNW109 km

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Water DamsNorth Park Resevoir, Allison Park, Pennsylvania

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Dam on recreational lake in county park north of Pittsburgh

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sherpes

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/25/2009

last visited: never

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NWNW115.4 km

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Water DamsPike Island Locks and Dam - Wheeling, WV

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The current gated dam at this site was completed in 1965, spanning the Ohio River just north of Wheeling, West Virginia. It's primary purpose is to maintain a constant water level in the river for navigation. There are two lock chambers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: West Virginia

date approved: 2/4/2009

last visited: 5/11/2012

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NWNW135.7 km

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Water DamsLittle Blue Run Dam, Pennsylvania

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holding a reservoir used as depository of coal ash and with a dark blue color because of its high content of selenium

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sherpes

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/21/2009

last visited: never

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