Feedback
Share
Link
Link copied!
US National Dams
Jones GSS 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.

Jones GSS Dam Share
Link
Link copied!

Table of Contents
Overview Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
, Texas
Recreation
Privately owned
Built in 1976

Jones GSS Dam is an earth dam built on the Tr-West Farmers Creek River and is located in , Texas. It was built in 1976 for the purpose of recreation.

The dam is privately owned by WF Jones.

Location
Jones GSS Dam
, Texas, U.S.
Dam type
Earth
Dam type
Recreation
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
Ownership Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
WF Jones
Owner
Private

Jones GSS Dam is privately owned by WF Jones.

Construction Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
1976
Completed
USDA NRCS
Dam designer
Tr-West Farmers Creek River
River built on
Jones GSS Dam was built in 1976.
Metrics Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
Summary
Dam length 301 feet
Dam height 21 feet
Structural height 21 feet
Hydraulic height 21 feet
Max storage 129 acre feet
Normal storage 67 acre feet
301 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.

21 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.

21 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.

21 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.

129 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.

67 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.

Safety Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
Not available
Downstream potential hazard

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!
Latitude 33
Longitude -97
NID ID (National ID) TX06151

Other Dams

See all...
Dysart Lake Dam
Dams: Dysart Lake Dam 25.0 107.0
Oknoname 107011 Dam
Dams: Oknoname 107011 Dam 630.0 15.0 480.0 150.0
Scs-Quapaw Creek Site-32 Dam
Dams: Scs-Quapaw Creek Site-32 Dam 1100.0 34.0 860.0 917.0
Lower Self Lake Dam
Dams: Lower Self Lake Dam 270.0 26.5 336.0
Deppe Farms Tract #2110 Dam
Dams: Deppe Farms Tract #2110 Dam 230.0 30.0 35.48 28.90000153
Temple Stephens CO Dam
Dams: Temple Stephens CO Dam 34.0 182.0
DD VI Dam
Dams: DD VI Dam 850.0 38.0 620.0
Dundee Marsh Dam
Dams: Dundee Marsh Dam 68.0 7.0 559.0 400.0
Scs-Upper Black Bear Creek Site-25 Dam
Dams: Scs-Upper Black Bear Creek Site-25 Dam 780.0 22.0 790.0 314.0
Big Wyacondah Watershed Site 23 Dam
Dams: Big Wyacondah Watershed Site 23 Dam 602.0 31.0 162.0

Other Dams

See all...
Reservoir Pond Dam
Dams: Reservoir Pond Dam 290.0 11.5 1500.0
Wakeman WWT Lagoon Dam
Dams: Wakeman WWT Lagoon Dam 2600.0 12.5 11.0 86.0
Whodiky Dam
Dams: Whodiky Dam 165.0 11.0 137.0
Secret Lake Dam
Dams: Secret Lake Dam
Mustang Tank Dam
Dams: Mustang Tank Dam 1140.0 14.0 475.0
Lugar Dam
Dams: Lugar Dam 550.0 33.0 124.4
Vail Lake Dam
Dams: Vail Lake Dam 12.0 234.0
Westville Dam
Dams: Westville Dam 560.0 72.0 24500.0 24000.0
John DE LA Howe Dam
Dams: John DE LA Howe Dam 300.0 28.0 45.0
Paul No. 3 Dam
Dams: Paul No. 3 Dam 290.0 22.0 110.0

All of US National Dams

See all...

Similar Dams to Jones GSS Dam

See all...
Bill Jones GSS Dam
Dams: Bill Jones GSS Dam 787.0 19.0 145.0
Richard Grubb GSS#1 Dam
Dams: Richard Grubb GSS#1 Dam 548.0 25.0 628.0 129.0
S. and H. GSS Dam
Dams: S. and H. GSS Dam 503.0 19.0 74.0
Jones GSS No.1 Dam
Dams: Jones GSS No.1 Dam 249.0 30.0 500.0 50.0
Eldo Jones GSS Dam
Dams: Eldo Jones GSS Dam 700.0 33.0 97.0
Diedrick GSS Dam
Dams: Diedrick GSS Dam 568.0 25.0 24.0
Jones GSS Dam
Dams: Jones GSS Dam 301.0 21.0 129.0
Felton Jones GSS NO 1 Dam
Dams: Felton Jones GSS NO 1 Dam 34.0 145.0
Jones GSS Dam
Dams: Jones GSS Dam 1386.0 19.0 307.0
Jones Lake Dam
Dams: Jones Lake Dam 400.0 36.0 138.0