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Near Jamestown in Stutsman County, North Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Jamestown Dam

 
 
Jamestown Dam Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ruth VanSteenwyk, May 3, 2015
1. Jamestown Dam Marker
Inscription.
Jamestown Dam
1953
Missouri River Basin project
Built by and for the people of the United States
for the conservation, control, and use of water resources.
Height of Dam 110 Feet
Length of Crest 1418 Feet
Reservoir Capacity 230,000 Acre Feet
United States
Department of the Interior
Bureau of Reclamation

 
Location. 46° 55.928′ N, 98° 42.748′ W. Marker is near Jamestown, North Dakota, in Stutsman County. Marker is on 4th Ave. NW 0.1 miles from Jamestown Dam Rd., on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. The marker is located at a circular dirt pulloff just to the west of the dam. Marker is in this post office area: Jamestown ND 58401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. White Cloud (approx. 3 miles away).
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 13, 2015, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 210 times since then and 28 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on November 13, 2015, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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