One of the Five Miami Conservancy Dams
Result of the 1913 Flood
one of five dams
built by the Miami
for flood control
in the Miami Valley
height 78 ft. length 6400 ft.
width at base 415 ft.
Erected 1921 by Miami Conservancy District.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Bridges & Viaducts • Disasters • Environment • Man-Made Features. A significant historical date for this entry is March 25, 1913.
Location. 40° 12.846′ N, 84° 14.639′ W. Marker is near Piqua, Ohio, in Miami County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Lockington Dam road (County Route 220) and Kaiser Road (County Route 177). Marker is at the top of the bridge section of the dam. This was formerly a public road, but has been closed for safety reasons. It is accessible by hiking trails from Kaiser Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9997 Lockington Dam Rd, Piqua OH 45356, United States of America. Touch for directions.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 5, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 680 times since then and 88 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 5, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.