Rough River Lock #1
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member One Less Harley
N 37° 29.896 W 087° 03.923
16S E 494220 N 4150151
Quick Description: 1st and only Lock on Rough River just outside of Livermore KY
Location: Kentucky, United States
Date Posted: 3/19/2012 9:36:16 AM
Waymark Code: WME10G
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member cache_test_dummies
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Long Description:
Between Barren River Lock 2 and 3 is the Lock #1 on the Rough River, just East Of Livermore KY just off Highway 136. The lock is on the southern bank of the river. This lock was completed in1896 for a mere $85,000, had a lift of 9 feet. It was rumored that excessive usage fees contributed to this lock's failure.
Waterway Name: Rough River

Connected Points:
Between Locks #2 and #3 on the Green River, Rough River branches between the two locks

Type: Lock

Date Opened: 1/1/1896

Elevation Difference (meters): 3.00

Site Status: Inactive

Date Closed (if applicable): Not listed

Web Site: Not listed

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One Less Harley visited Rough River Lock #1 3/19/2012 One Less Harley visited it