Feedback
Share
Link
Link copied!
US National Dams
Brush Creek No.7A Dam
Find a dam
Explore
Search
US National Dams
More
About US National Dams
Copyright © 2022 nationaldams.com and US National Dams. All Rights Reserved.

All content on this website ("the Site") is the property of US National Dams. The collection and assembly of content on this Site are the exclusive property of US National Dams and are protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws.

Brush Creek No.7A Dam Share
Link
Link copied!

Table of Contents
Overview Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
Ceres, West Virginia
Flood Control
Local government owned
Built in 1968

Brush Creek No.7A Dam is an earth dam built on the Brush Creek River and is located in Ceres, West Virginia. It was built in 1968 for the purpose of flood control.

The dam is owned by the local government.

Location
Brush Creek No.7A Dam
Ceres, West Virginia, U.S.
Dam type
Earth
Dam type
Flood control
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
Ownership Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
Southern SCD
Owner
Local government

Brush Creek No.7A Dam is owned by the local government.

Construction Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
1968
Completed
USDA NRCS
Dam designer
Brush Creek River
River built on
Brush Creek No.7A Dam was built in 1968.
Metrics Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
Summary
Dam length 365 feet
Dam height 27 feet
Hydraulic height 22 feet
Max storage 145 acre feet
Normal storage 5 acre feet
Surface area 2 acres
Drainage area 0 square miles
365 feet
Dam length

Length of the dam is defined as the length along the top of the dam. This also includes the spillway, powerplant, navigation lock, fish pass, etc., where these form part of the length of the dam. If detached from the dam, these structures should not be included.

27 feet
Dam height

Height of the dam is defined as the vertical distance between the lowest point on the crest of the dam and the lowest point in the original streambed.

22 feet
Hydraulic height

Hydraulic height of the dam is defined as the vertical difference between the maximum design water level and the lowest point in the original streambed.

145 acre feet
Max storage

Maximum storage is defined as the total storage space in a reservoir below the maximum attainable water surface elevation, including any surcharge storage.

5 acre feet
Normal storage

Normal storage is defined as the total storage space in a reservoir below the normal retention level, including dead and inactive storage and excluding any flood control or surcharge storage. For normally dry flood control dams, the normal storage will be a zero value.

2 acres
Surface area

Surface area, in acres, of the impoundment at its normal retention level.

0 square miles
Drainage area

Drainage area of the dam, in square miles, which is defined as the area that drains to a particular point (in this case, the dam) on a river or stream.

Safety Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
High
Downstream potential hazard

Dams assigned the high hazard potential classification are those where failure or mis-operation will probably cause loss of human life.

Has emergency action plan
Emergency action plan

An emergency action plan is defined as a plan of action to be taken to reduce the potential for property damage and loss of life in an area affected by a dam failure or large flood.

8/31/2015
Most recent inspection date

Inspections are every 2 years.

About Share
Link
Link copied!
Former name 0
Latitude 37
Longitude -81
NID ID (National ID) WV05506

Additional Dams

See all...
Foster Lake Dam
Dams: Foster Lake Dam 360.0 25.2 177.0
Bob Crowder Detention Dam
Dams: Bob Crowder Detention Dam 3067.0 26.5 2767.0 95.0
Hardwick Dam
Dams: Hardwick Dam 21.3 54.0
Roughedge Lake Dam
Dams: Roughedge Lake Dam 270.0 26.5 90.9
Lost Lake Woods East Dam
Dams: Lost Lake Woods East Dam 160.0 5.8 146.0
Herring Lake Dam
Dams: Herring Lake Dam 30.0 48.0
New Boeye Reservoir Levee Dam
Dams: New Boeye Reservoir Levee Dam 7225.0 16.0 1.0 974.0
Morgan Farms Lake Dam
Dams: Morgan Farms Lake Dam 375.0 33.7 184.0
Ball Lake Dam
Dams: Ball Lake Dam 235.0 20.0
Mount Gilead Lake Dam
Dams: Mount Gilead Lake Dam 480.0 20.0 162.0

More Dams

See all...
H. D. Tharp Pond Dam
Dams: H. D. Tharp Pond Dam 5280.0 8.0 2.0 240.0
Resnik's Lake Dam
Dams: Resnik's Lake Dam 15.0 193.0
City Lake Dam
Dams: City Lake Dam 160.0 15.0 50.0
Williamson Cattle Co. #1 Dam
Dams: Williamson Cattle Co. #1 Dam 943.0 17.1 125.0 132.0
Rive Inc Dam
Dams: Rive Inc Dam 25.0 26.8
East Yellow Creek W- 30A Dam
Dams: East Yellow Creek W- 30A Dam 485.0 27.0 96.4 75.69999695
Rock House Branch Slurry Impoundment Dam
Dams: Rock House Branch Slurry Impoundment Dam 1335.0 482.0 7060.0
East KY Power Ash Storage Dam (Clark Co.)
Dams: East KY Power Ash Storage Dam (Clark Co.) 25.0 235.5
Neponset River Dam - Lower Mills
Dams: Neponset River Dam - Lower Mills 140.0 15.0 250.0
Swarthout Lake Dam
Dams: Swarthout Lake Dam 25.0 54.0

All of US National Dams

See all...

Similar Dams to Brush Creek No.7A Dam

See all...
Brush Creek No.10 Dam
Dams: Brush Creek No.10 Dam 284.0 47.0 632.0
Brush Creek No.4 Dam
Dams: Brush Creek No.4 Dam 218.0 38.0 94.0
Brush Creek No.12 Dam
Dams: Brush Creek No.12 Dam 245.0 38.0 319.0
Brush Creek No.7A Dam
Dams: Brush Creek No.7A Dam 365.0 27.0 145.0
Brush Creek No.15 Dam
Dams: Brush Creek No.15 Dam 680.0 76.0 3044.0
Brush Creek No.5 Dam
Dams: Brush Creek No.5 Dam 250.0 30.0 76.0
Brush Creek No. 19A Dam
Dams: Brush Creek No. 19A Dam 845.0 48.0 2313.0
Twin-Rush Creek Dam No. 3
Dams: Twin-Rush Creek Dam No. 3 665.0 74.0 3754.0 1781.0
Brush Creek No.6 Dam
Dams: Brush Creek No.6 Dam 272.0 28.0 96.0
Brush Creek No.9 Dam
Dams: Brush Creek No.9 Dam 540.0 36.0 816.0