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Fairmont, West Virginia
Privately owned

Falls Run Dam is an earth dam built on the Tr-Of Tygart Valley RV River and is located in Fairmont, West Virginia. It was built .

The dam is privately owned by Fred Thomas.

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Falls Run Dam
Fairmont, West Virginia, U.S.
Dam type
Earth
Dam type
Other
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
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Fred Thomas
Owner
Private

Falls Run Dam is privately owned by Fred Thomas.

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Summary
Dam height 31 feet
Hydraulic height 27 feet
Max storage 16 acre feet
Normal storage 16 acre feet
31 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.

27 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.

16 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.

16 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.

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Undetermined
Downstream potential hazard

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.

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Latitude 39
Longitude -80
NID ID (National ID) WV04932

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