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Jackson, Mississippi
Recreation
Privately owned
Built in 1974

Friday Lake Dam is an earth dam built on the Limekiln Creek -Os River and is located in Jackson, Mississippi. It was built in 1974 for the purpose of recreation.

The dam is privately owned by Ralph G. Maddox, JR.

Location
Friday Lake Dam
Jackson, Mississippi, U.S.
Dam type
Earth
Dam type
Recreation
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
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Ralph G. Maddox, JR.
Owner
Private

Friday Lake Dam is privately owned by Ralph G. Maddox, JR..

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1974
Completed
USDA NRCS
Dam designer
Limekiln Creek -Os River
River built on
Friday Lake Dam was built in 1974.
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Summary
Dam height 20 feet
Max storage 145 acre feet
20 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.

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.

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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.

8/7/2017
Most recent inspection date

Inspections are every 5 years.

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Latitude 32
Longitude -90
NID ID (National ID) MS02164
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