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Broad Acres Lake Dam, Hoffman, NC, USA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker
N 35° 01.002 W 079° 32.693
17S E 632760 N 3875862
Quick Description: Part of many CCC projects built in the Great Depression.
Location: North Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 12/12/2015 5:22:37 PM
Waymark Code: WMQ3JR
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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Long Description:
This is one of 3 recreational lake dams that were constructed by the CCC. During the Great Depression, CCC crews built a barrack nearby and planted trees. The dams were built to make lakes for fishing and swimming. Today North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission rule do not allow swimming in these empoundments.

35.016700, -79.544880
Waterway where the dam is located: Big Muddy Creek

Main use of the Water Dam: Recreation Area

Material used in the structure: embankment

Fishing Allowed: yes

Motor Sports Allowed: no

Height of Dam: Not listed

Date built: Not listed

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NCDaywalker visited Broad Acres Lake Dam, Hoffman, NC, USA 12/17/2015 NCDaywalker visited it