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Stuart, Virginia
Recreation
Privately owned
Built in 1979

Moore Dam is an earth dam built on the Trib TO Mayo River and is located in Stuart, Virginia. It was built in 1979 for the purpose of recreation.

The dam is privately owned by Richard Moore. It is also known as Davis Dam (Formerly Williams Dam, Jackson/Moore Dam).

Location
Moore Dam
Stuart, Virginia, U.S.
Dam type
Earth
Dam type
Recreation
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
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Richard Moore
Owner
Private

Moore Dam is privately owned by Richard Moore.

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1979
Completed
USDA NRCS
Dam designer
Trib TO Mayo River
River built on
Moore Dam was built in 1979.
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Summary
Dam length 175 feet
Dam height 29 feet
Structural height 29 feet
Hydraulic height 29 feet
Max storage 41 acre feet
Normal storage 29 acre feet
Surface area 3 acres
175 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.

29 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.

29 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.

29 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.

41 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.

29 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.

3 acres
Surface area

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

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Undetermined
Downstream potential hazard

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.

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Also known as Davis Dam (Formerly Williams Dam, Jackson/Moore Dam)
Latitude 36
Longitude -80
NID ID (National ID) VA141011

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