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Perry, Georgia
Fire Protection / Stock / Small Fish Pond
Privately owned
Built in 1963

Hackney Lake Dam is an earth dam built on the Unknown River and is located in Perry, Georgia. It was built in 1963 for the purpose of fire protection / stock / small fish pond.

The dam is privately owned by Adkins, Mary. It is also known as Hackney Pond.

Location
Hackney Lake Dam
Perry, Georgia, U.S.
Dam type
Earth
Dam type
Fire protection / Stock / Small fish pond
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
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Adkins, Mary
Owner
Private

Hackney Lake Dam is privately owned by Adkins, Mary.

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1963
Completed
USDA NRCS
Dam designer
Unknown River
River built on
Hackney Lake Dam was built in 1963.
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Summary
Dam length 440 feet
Dam height 17 feet
Max storage 115 acre feet
Surface area 13 acres
Drainage area 490 square miles
440 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.

17 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.

115 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.

13 acres
Surface area

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

490 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.

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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.

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Also known as Hackney Pond
Latitude 32
Longitude -83
NID ID (National ID) GA00237
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