Accession Number:

ADA109104

Title:

National Dam Inspection Program. North Arrowhead Lake Dam (NDI ID PA 00743, PA DER 45-246), Delaware River Basin, Unnamed Tributary of Trout Creek, Pennsylvania. Phase I Inspection Report

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

O'BRIEN AND GERE ENGINEERS INC PHILADELPHIA PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

86.0

Abstract:

North Arrowhead Lake Dam is an 11-year old earth embankment which impounds a lake used for recreational purposes. The dam is constructed in two sections a ,1400-foot long, 21-foot high earth embankment dam with a 60-foot wide concrete ogee spillway at its eastern abutment, and a 970-foot long, 14- foot high earth embankment levee, located approximately 1,000 feet to the east of the dam. Thee spillway is classified as Adequate. Based upon visual inspection of the dam and review of the drawings provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Resources DER, North Arrowhead Lake Dam is considered to be in poor condition.

Subject Categories:

  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE