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Weston, West Virginia
Recreation
Privately owned

Right Fork Dam is an earth dam built on the Murphy CK River and is located in Weston, West Virginia. It was built for the purpose of recreation.

The dam is privately owned by Waco Oil & Gas Company.

Location
Right Fork Dam
Weston, West Virginia, U.S.
Dam type
Earth
Dam type
Recreation
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
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Waco Oil & Gas Company
Owner
Private

Right Fork Dam is privately owned by Waco Oil & Gas Company.

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Summary
Dam height 29 feet
Max storage 32 acre feet
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.

32 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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Undetermined
Downstream potential hazard

No 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.

4/15/2015
Most recent inspection date

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Distance to nearest town (miles) 6
Latitude 39
Longitude -80
NID ID (National ID) WV04116

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