Upper Mississippi River Lock and Dam #25 - Winfield, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 39° 00.271 W 090° 41.442
15S E 699964 N 4319814
Quick Description: Lock and dam on the Mississippi River near Winfield, Missouri.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 3/23/2007 7:43:04 PM
Waymark Code: WM1BBB
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member cache_test_dummies
Views: 100

Long Description:
Lock and Dam #25 is one of 25 locks and dams on the Upper Mississippi River and is managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The lock and dam went into operation May 18, 1939. The lock is a single lock which measures 600 feet long and 110 feet wide and the average lift is 15 feet. The accompanying dam is 1296 feet long.
Waterway Name: Mississippi

Connected Points:
Located at Mile 241.4 Mississippi River

Type: Lock

Date Opened: 05/18/1939

Elevation Difference (meters): 5.00

Site Status: Operational

Web Site: [Web Link]

Date Closed (if applicable): Not listed

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