KELLAM DAM - VA131004-3305
Incident ID VA131004-3305
Dam Name KELLAM DAM
Downstream Hazard Potential U
State VA
Incident Date 05/09/2019
Incident Type Non-failure
Incident Driver Deterioration Or Poor Condition
Incident Mechanism 1 Spillway Pipe Failure
Incident Mechanism 2
Incident Mechanism 3
Incident Description Report of failed dam components (riser/barrel) from dam owner and county. Decrease in normal pool lake level. Dam did not fail.
Named Hydrologic Event
EAP Enacted (Y/N) due to Incident No
Fatalities (Number) 0
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Incident Report Produced
Information Sources VA DCR
Owner Type P
Dam Type RE
Primary Purpose(s) I
EAP N
Year Completed 1960
Year Modified 0
Dam Height 10 ft
Max Storage (ac-ft) 251 ac-ft
Surface Area (acres) 0 acres
River Name TR-THE GULF
Latitude 37.3695
Longitude -75.9825
Regulatory Agency(ies) DEPARTMENT OF CONSERVATION AND RECREATION
NID Number VA131004
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