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Peoria, Mississippi
Privately owned
Built in 1970

Sharp Lake Dam is an earth dam built on the TR- Lowden Branch River and is located in Peoria, Mississippi. It was built in 1970 for the purpose of recreation.

The dam is privately owned by Jimmy Sharp.

Sharp Lake Dam
Peoria, Mississippi, U.S.
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Jimmy Sharp

Sharp Lake Dam is privately owned by Jimmy Sharp.

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Dam designer
TR- Lowden Branch River
River built on
Sharp Lake Dam was built in 1970.
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Dam height 18 feet
Max storage 90 acre feet
18 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.

90 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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Downstream potential hazard

Dams assigned the low hazard potential classification are those where failure or misoperation results in no probable loss of human life and low economic and/or environ-mental losses. Losses are principally limited to the owner’s property.

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.

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Latitude 31
Longitude -90
NID ID (National ID) MS00234

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