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Marble City, Oklahoma
Flood Control
State owned
Built in 1964

Scs-Sallisaw Creek Site-27 Dam is built on the Smith Hollow River and is located in Marble City, Oklahoma. It was built in 1964 for the purpose of flood control.

The state-owned dam is owned by the Sequoyah CO Cons Dist. The dam used to be known as Scs-Sallisaw Creek Site-27.

Scs-Sallisaw Creek Site-27 Dam
Marble City, Oklahoma, U.S.
Dam type
Dam type
Flood control
Foundation type
Core type
Ownership Share
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Sequoyah CO Cons Dist

The state-owned dam is owned by the Sequoyah CO Cons Dist.

Construction Share
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Dam designer
Smith Hollow River
River built on
Scs-Sallisaw Creek Site-27 Dam was built in 1964.
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Dam length 800 feet
Dam height 70 feet
Structural height 70 feet
Hydraulic height 70 feet
Max discharge 1,920 cubic feet per second
Max storage 1,005 acre feet
Normal storage 60 acre feet
Surface area 6 acres
Drainage area 3 square miles
800 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.

70 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.

70 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.

70 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.

1,920 cubic feet per second
Max discharge

Number of cubic feet per second the spillway is capable of discharging when the reservoir is at its maximum designed water surface elevation.

1,005 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.

60 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.

6 acres
Surface area

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

3 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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Downstream potential hazard

Dams assigned the high hazard potential classification are those where failure or mis-operation will probably cause loss of human life.

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.

Most recent inspection date

Inspections are every 1 ear.

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Former name Scs-Sallisaw Creek Site-27
Distance to nearest town (miles) 5
Latitude 35
Longitude -94
NID ID (National ID) OK01230

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