Feedback
Share
Link
Link copied!
US National Dams
Floyd Lake 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.

Floyd Lake Dam Share
Link
Link copied!

Table of Contents
Overview Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
Griffin, Georgia
Recreation
Privately owned
Built in 1962

Floyd Lake Dam is an earth dam built on the Unknown River and is located in Griffin, Georgia. It was built in 1962 for the purpose of recreation.

The dam is privately owned by Mccorkle, Jabez. It is also known as Horton Lake Dam.

Location
Floyd Lake Dam
Griffin, Georgia, U.S.
Dam type
Earth
Dam type
Recreation
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
Ownership Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
Mccorkle, Jabez
Owner
Private

Floyd Lake Dam is privately owned by Mccorkle, Jabez.

Construction Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
1962
Completed
USDA NRCS
Dam designer
Unknown River
River built on
Floyd Lake Dam was built in 1962.
Metrics Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
Summary
Dam length 774 feet
Dam height 22 feet
Max storage 198 acre feet
Normal storage 117 acre feet
Surface area 16 acres
Drainage area 331 square miles
774 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.

22 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.

198 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.

117 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.

16 acres
Surface area

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

331 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.

Not required
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.

About Share
Link
Link copied!
Also known as Horton Lake Dam
Latitude 33
Longitude -84
NID ID (National ID) GA01453

Other Dams

See all...
Tison Lake Dam
Dams: Tison Lake Dam 570.0 15.5 132.0
Coy Watkins Catfish Pond Dam
Dams: Coy Watkins Catfish Pond Dam 15.0 63.0
Harry H. Russell Pond Dam
Dams: Harry H. Russell Pond Dam 15.0 121.0
Scs-Boggy Creek Site-18 Dam
Dams: Scs-Boggy Creek Site-18 Dam 2160.0 42.0 1570.0 452.0
Beaverdam Reservoir Dam
Dams: Beaverdam Reservoir Dam 2026.0 39.0 20523.0
Aces Wild Dam
Dams: Aces Wild Dam 500.0 12.0 77.0
Freemans Dam
Dams: Freemans Dam 300.0 10.0 35.0
Plemmons Lake Dam
Dams: Plemmons Lake Dam 690.0 25.0 172.0
Sanford Johnson Dam
Dams: Sanford Johnson Dam 300.0 509.0 60.0
Red Rock Dam - Sedm-Swph Remedial Works
Dams: Red Rock Dam - Sedm-Swph Remedial Works 7014.0 18.0

More Dams

See all...
Unionville Pond Dam
Dams: Unionville Pond Dam 150.0 21.0 380.0
Bauer Lake #2 - Main Dam
Dams: Bauer Lake #2 - Main Dam 1020.0 40.0 1048.0 2284.0
Ruen Detention Group Dam
Dams: Ruen Detention Group Dam 1000.0 29.0 360.0 155.0
Florence MC Donald Dam
Dams: Florence MC Donald Dam 550.0 19.0 428.0 82.0
Desert Lake - Tamarisk Lake Dam
Dams: Desert Lake - Tamarisk Lake Dam 1440.0
Kester, Joel - Willow Canyon Dam
Dams: Kester, Joel - Willow Canyon Dam 258.0 20.0
Royal Lake Dam #2
Dams: Royal Lake Dam #2 270.0 43.0 128.0
Square Butte Creek Dam 5
Dams: Square Butte Creek Dam 5 1770.0 65.0 5800.0
Newman Lake #2 Dam
Dams: Newman Lake #2 Dam 20.0 182.0
Chester Lee Lake Dam
Dams: Chester Lee Lake Dam 10.0 60.0

All of US National Dams

See all...

Similar Dams to Floyd Lake Dam

See all...
EC Lane Lake Dam
Dams: EC Lane Lake Dam 762.0 4.0 51.0
Floyd Lake Dam
Dams: Floyd Lake Dam 21.0 90.0
Mcnatt Lake Dam
Dams: Mcnatt Lake Dam 420.0 12.0 97.0
Lake Floyd Dam
Dams: Lake Floyd Dam 322.0 25.0 323.0
Floyd Lake Dam
Dams: Floyd Lake Dam 14.0 50.0
Floyd Troyer Lake Dam
Dams: Floyd Troyer Lake Dam 210.0 22.0 64.0 440.0
Floyd Lake Dam
Dams: Floyd Lake Dam 375.0 14.0 50.0
Henry Floyd Lake Dam
Dams: Henry Floyd Lake Dam 345.0 19.0 81.0
Floyd Lake Dam
Dams: Floyd Lake Dam 300.0 19.1 54.0
Floyd Lake Dam
Dams: Floyd Lake Dam 774.0 22.0 198.0