Feedback
Share
Link
Link copied!
US National Dams
Sixmile Creek Wid Site 13 Dam
Find a dam
Explore
Search
US National Dams
More
About US National Dams
Copyright © 2022 nationaldams.com and US National Dams. All Rights Reserved.

All content on this website ("the Site") is the property of US National Dams. The collection and assembly of content on this Site are the exclusive property of US National Dams and are protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws.

Sixmile Creek Wid Site 13 Dam Share
Link
Link copied!

Table of Contents
Overview Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
Caulksville, Arkansas
Flood Control
Privately owned
Built in 1955

Sixmile Creek Wid Site 13 Dam is an earth dam built on the Pony Creek River and is located in Caulksville, Arkansas. It was built in 1955 for the purpose of flood control.

The dam is privately owned by Sixmile Creek Watershed Improvement District.

Location
Sixmile Creek Wid Site 13 Dam
Caulksville, Arkansas, U.S.
Dam type
Earth
Dam type
Flood control
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
Ownership Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
Sixmile Creek Watershed Improvement District
Owner
Private

Sixmile Creek Wid Site 13 Dam is privately owned by Sixmile Creek Watershed Improvement District.

Construction Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
1955
Completed
USDA NRCS
Dam designer
Pony Creek River
River built on
Sixmile Creek Wid Site 13 Dam was built in 1955.
Metrics Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
Summary
Dam length 1,400 feet
Dam height 35 feet
Structural height 38 feet
Hydraulic height 31 feet
Max discharge 7,560 cubic feet per second
Max storage 2,007 acre feet
Normal storage 153 acre feet
Surface area 31 acres
Drainage area 4 square miles
1,400 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.

35 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.

38 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.

31 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.

7,560 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.

2,007 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.

153 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.

31 acres
Surface area

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

4 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.

Safety Share
Link
Link copied!
Back to Top
Low
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.

1/13/2015
Most recent inspection date

About Share
Link
Link copied!
Former name 0
Latitude 35
Longitude -93
NID ID (National ID) AR00416

Additional Dams

See all...
Pelucia Watershed Structure Y-33A-39 Dam
Dams: Pelucia Watershed Structure Y-33A-39 Dam 36.0 306.0
Plant Waste Pond Dam
Dams: Plant Waste Pond Dam 27.0 275.0
Industrial Wastes Sediment Pond Dam
Dams: Industrial Wastes Sediment Pond Dam 360.0 24.0 40.0
Riverside Dam
Dams: Riverside Dam 846.0 21.0 37800.0 60.0
Jack Blessing Lake Dam
Dams: Jack Blessing Lake Dam 30.0 48.0
Garners Dam
Dams: Garners Dam 10.0 84.0
DD NO 116 Dam
Dams: DD NO 116 Dam 27.5 518.0
Continental Lake Dam
Dams: Continental Lake Dam 380.0 12.0 520.0 75.0
Stokes Roy Dam
Dams: Stokes Roy Dam 280.0 25.0 1419.0 60.0
Buck & Doe Run Watershed Dam LT-62
Dams: Buck & Doe Run Watershed Dam LT-62 420.0 27.0 120.0 36.0

Additional Dams

See all...
Clark Branch Impoundment Dam
Dams: Clark Branch Impoundment Dam 1185.0 185.0 3291.0
Scs-Criner Creek Site-001 Dam
Dams: Scs-Criner Creek Site-001 Dam 2110.0 38.0 2950.0 1060.0
K-8 Dam
Dams: K-8 Dam 6.0 30000.0
Durepo Brook Dam
Dams: Durepo Brook Dam 2850.0 60.0 7500.0
Providence Road Lake Dam
Dams: Providence Road Lake Dam 190.0 28.0 82.0
Troublesome CR Watershed Site 85-8 Dam
Dams: Troublesome CR Watershed Site 85-8 Dam 820.0 32.0 67.0
Carson Hatfield No. 1 Dam
Dams: Carson Hatfield No. 1 Dam 200.0 25.0 370.0 30.0
West Fork Mayfield Creek FRS 42 Dam
Dams: West Fork Mayfield Creek FRS 42 Dam 397.0 21.0 102.7
Eloise Watson Dam
Dams: Eloise Watson Dam 550.0 26.0 173.0
Soap Creek Watershed Site 90-97 Dam
Dams: Soap Creek Watershed Site 90-97 Dam 410.0 27.0 50.0

All of US National Dams

See all...

Similar Dams to Sixmile Creek Wid Site 13 Dam

See all...
Sixmile Creek Wid Site 14 Dam
Dams: Sixmile Creek Wid Site 14 Dam 1600.0 27.0 2220.0 1875.0
Sixmile Creek Wid Site 10 Dam
Dams: Sixmile Creek Wid Site 10 Dam 1114.0 44.0 13280.0 1720.0
Sixmile Creek Wid Site 05 Dam
Dams: Sixmile Creek Wid Site 05 Dam 614.0 52.9 8563.0 780.0
Sixmile Creek Wid Site 12 Dam
Dams: Sixmile Creek Wid Site 12 Dam 1300.0 33.5 4743.0 1226.0
Sixmile Creek Wid Site 03 Dam
Dams: Sixmile Creek Wid Site 03 Dam 1050.0 61.4 98590.0 1247.0
Sixmile Creek Wid Site 16 Dam
Dams: Sixmile Creek Wid Site 16 Dam 1441.0 4440.0 824.0
Sixmile Creek Wid Site 17 Dam
Dams: Sixmile Creek Wid Site 17 Dam 1300.0 64.0 7780.0 1185.0
Sixmile Creek Wid Site 13 Dam
Dams: Sixmile Creek Wid Site 13 Dam 1400.0 35.0 7560.0 2007.0
Sixmile Creek Wid Site 18 Dam
Dams: Sixmile Creek Wid Site 18 Dam 1300.0 709.0
Sixmile Creek Wid Site 11 Dam
Dams: Sixmile Creek Wid Site 11 Dam 763.0 18706.0 565.0