Coolidge Dam

Price: $4.95
  

Stock #: 100475
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Coolidge Dam
State: Arizona (AZ)
County: Gila
Publisher: Lollesgard Specialty Co.
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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Coolidge dam, airs. Is on U.S. 180 between globe and Safford. Maximum height above bed rock 260 ft. crest length 560 ft. over the three domes and two buttresses, and each spillway is 150 ft. wide. The san carols lake formed by the dam has a storage capacity of 1,200,000 acre-feet, sufficient water to cover the 100,000 acres in san carols irrigation project in penal country to a depth of 12 ft., four times the water required for one year's need. dam commenced Jan. 1927, completed cot. 25, 1928. The reservoir when full will extend up the gala and san carols rivers for about 20 miles.

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