Lake Providence Dam is an earth dam built on the Fourmile Creek-Tr River and is located in North Carolina. It was built in 1991 for the purpose of recreation.
The dam is privately owned by Lakefront Homeowners Assoc. It is also known as Allstates Construction Company Dam.
Lake Providence Dam is privately owned by Lakefront Homeowners Assoc..
|Dam length||160 feet|
|Structural height||20 feet|
|Hydraulic height||17 feet|
|Max storage||40 acre feet|
|Surface area||5 acres|
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.
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.
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.
Maximum storage is defined as the total storage space in a reservoir below the maximum attainable water surface elevation, including any surcharge storage.
Surface area, in acres, of the impoundment at its normal retention level.
Dams assigned the high hazard potential classification are those where failure or mis-operation will probably cause loss of human life.
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.
|Also known as||Allstates Construction Company Dam|
|NID ID (National ID)||NC03447|