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Pangburn, Arkansas
Recreation
Privately owned
Built in 1962

Sherlock Lake Dam is an earth dam built on the Little Red River-Os and is located in Pangburn, Arkansas. It was built in 1962 for the purpose of recreation.

The dam is privately owned by E. C. Sherlock.

Location
Sherlock Lake Dam
Pangburn, Arkansas, U.S.
Dam type
Earth
Dam type
Recreation
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
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E. C. Sherlock
Owner
Private

Sherlock Lake Dam is privately owned by E. C. Sherlock.

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1962
Completed
Little Red River-Os
River built on
Sherlock Lake Dam was built in 1962.
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Summary
Dam length 310 feet
Dam height 16 feet
Structural height 16 feet
Hydraulic height 16 feet
Max storage 63 acre feet
Normal storage 55 acre feet
310 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.

16 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.

16 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.

16 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.

63 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.

55 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.

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Significant
Downstream potential hazard

Dams assigned the significant hazard potential classification are those dams where failure or mis-operation results in no probable loss of human life but can cause economic loss, environment damage, disruption of lifeline facilities, or impact other concerns. Significant hazard potential classification dams are often located in predominantly rural or agricultural areas but could be located in areas with population and significant infrastructure.

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 35
Longitude -91
NID ID (National ID) AR00310
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