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Near Andover in Day County, South Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Amsden Dam

 
 
Amsdem Dam Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, March 4, 2017
1. Amsdem Dam Marker
Inscription.

Amsden Dam
built by
Brown and Day Counties
Works Progress Administration
W.P.A. Project Number 455
Nineteen Thirty Six

 
Erected 1936.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects marker series.
 
Location. 45° 21.164′ N, 97° 58.49′ W. Marker is near Andover, South Dakota, in Day County. Marker can be reached from 140th Street 0.2 miles east of 442nd Ave.. Touch for map. The marker is located .25 miles from the gate to the lake. There is a road that goes toward the dam and marker. Marker is in this post office area: Andover SD 57422, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Groton South Dakota Veteran's Memorial (approx. 9.9 miles away); Charles H. Sheldon (approx. 12.3 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Amsden Dam South Dakota Game, Fish, and Parks Information. (Submitted on March 4, 2017, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota.)
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkMan-Made FeaturesWaterways & Vessels
 
Amsdem Dam Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, March 4, 2017
2. Amsdem Dam Marker
Amsden Dam Spillway image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, March 4, 2017
3. Amsden Dam Spillway
Amsden Dam Spillway image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, March 4, 2017
4. Amsden Dam Spillway
Amsden Lake image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, March 4, 2017
5. Amsden Lake
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 6, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 4, 2017, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 138 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 4, 2017, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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