Feedback
Share
Link
Link copied!
US National Dams
Camp Durant Lake Dam #1
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.

Camp Durant Lake Dam #1 Share
Link
Link copied!

Table of Contents
Overview Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
Milburnie, North Carolina
Recreation
Local government owned
Built in 1947

Camp Durant Lake Dam #1 is an earth dam built on the Perry Creek-Tr River and is located in Milburnie, North Carolina. It was built in 1947 for the purpose of recreation.

The dam is owned by the local government. It is also known as Camp Durant Upper Dam.

Location
Camp Durant Lake Dam #1
Milburnie, North Carolina, U.S.
Dam type
Earth
Dam type
Recreation
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
Ownership Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
City of Raleigh Public Utilities Department
Owner
Local government

Camp Durant Lake Dam #1 is owned by the local government.

Construction Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
1947
Completed
Perry Creek-Tr River
River built on
Camp Durant Lake Dam #1 was built in 1947.
Metrics Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
Summary
Dam length 540 feet
Structural height 18 feet
Hydraulic height 14 feet
Max discharge 92 cubic feet per second
Max storage 320 acre feet
Normal storage 264 acre feet
Surface area 6 acres
Drainage area 1 square miles
540 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.

18 feet
Structural height

Structural height of the dam is defined as the vertical distance from the lowest point of the excavated foundation to the top of the dam. Top of dam refers to the parapet wall and not the crest.

14 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.

92 cubic feet per second
Max discharge

Number of cubic feet per second the spillway is capable of discharging when the reservoir is at its maximum designed water surface elevation.

320 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.

264 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.

6 acres
Surface area

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

1 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
Low
Downstream potential hazard

Dams assigned the low hazard potential classification are those where failure or misoperation results in no probable loss of human life and low economic and/or environ-mental losses. Losses are principally limited to the owner’s property.

No 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.

6/30/2010
Most recent inspection date

About Share
Link
Link copied!
Also known as Camp Durant Upper Dam
Distance to nearest town (miles) 10
Latitude 35
Longitude -78
NID ID (National ID) NC00793

More Dams

See all...
Kilgore No.2 Dam
Dams: Kilgore No.2 Dam 1200.0 14.0 310.0 104.0
Ceresco Dam
Dams: Ceresco Dam 488.0 23.0 12000.0 3500.0
Ksnoname 2610 Dam
Dams: Ksnoname 2610 Dam 274.0 27.0 40.0
Valley Mall Expansion SWM Dam
Dams: Valley Mall Expansion SWM Dam 1900.0 19.0 444.0 58.0
Springville City Spring Creek D.B. Dam
Dams: Springville City Spring Creek D.B. Dam 100.0 8.0
Spring Creek Lake Dam
Dams: Spring Creek Lake Dam 1040.0 25.0 404.0
Watson Pond Dam
Dams: Watson Pond Dam 300.0 25.0 83.0
Gregersen Dam
Dams: Gregersen Dam 425.0 20.0 1254.0 215.0
Pool Six Dam
Dams: Pool Six Dam 7.0 1400.0 400.0
Froze-To-Death Land CO #1 Dam
Dams: Froze-To-Death Land CO #1 Dam 375.0 14.0 270.0 105.0

Other Dams

See all...
Ksnoname 3208 Dam
Dams: Ksnoname 3208 Dam 535570.0 16.5 69.7
Blue Wing Lake Dam
Dams: Blue Wing Lake Dam 3700.0 10.0 1600.0
Ksnoname 384 Dam
Dams: Ksnoname 384 Dam 815.0 17.0 72.0
Rank Dam
Dams: Rank Dam 37.0 1340.0
Holbrook Mill Pond Dam
Dams: Holbrook Mill Pond Dam 18.0 6.46
Tank Pond Dam
Dams: Tank Pond Dam 394.0 29.0 166.0
Legion Lake Dam
Dams: Legion Lake Dam 18.0 144.0
Next TO Gopher Lake Dam
Dams: Next TO Gopher Lake Dam 25.0 80.0
Hyde #2 Dam
Dams: Hyde #2 Dam 200.0 18.0 73.0
Terminal Northeast Auxiliary Dam
Dams: Terminal Northeast Auxiliary Dam 870.0 28.0 0.0 119.0

All of US National Dams

See all...

Similar Dams to Camp Durant Lake Dam #1

See all...
Camp Horne Lake Dam NO 1
Dams: Camp Horne Lake Dam NO 1 300.0 649.0 21.0
Lake Durant Dam
Dams: Lake Durant Dam 260.0 14.5 3000.0 5450.0
Camp Nawaka Lake Dam #1
Dams: Camp Nawaka Lake Dam #1 210.0 693.0 72.0
Durant Lake Dam
Dams: Durant Lake Dam 3450.0 45.0 45500.0 7194.0
Boys & Girls Camp #1 Dam
Dams: Boys & Girls Camp #1 Dam 130.0 16.0 26.2
Camp Durant Lake Dam #2
Dams: Camp Durant Lake Dam #2 425.0 150.0
Camp Kanata Lake Dam #1
Dams: Camp Kanata Lake Dam #1 240.0 204.0 75.0
Camp Robinson Lake Dam NO 1
Dams: Camp Robinson Lake Dam NO 1 442.0 2268.0 120.0
Camp Burnamwood Lake Dam NO 1
Dams: Camp Burnamwood Lake Dam NO 1 400.0 29.0 108.0
Camp Durant Lake Dam #1
Dams: Camp Durant Lake Dam #1 540.0 92.0 320.0