Markland Auxiliary Lock - Warsaw, KY
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dnrseekers
N 38° 46.387 W 084° 57.854
16S E 676849 N 4293567
Quick Description: Locks and dam on the Ohio
Location: Kentucky, United States
Date Posted: 11/11/2013 7:46:15 PM
Waymark Code: WMJFGJ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc
Views: 1

Long Description:
Markland Dam and locks are comprised of a 1395' dam and two locks. A 1200 foot lock and a 600 foot lock.

The locks were built between 1956 and 1959, while the dam was not finished until 1964. The Auxiliary lock has been in continuous operation since it was finished
Waterway Name: Ohio River

Connected Points:
Links Cincinnati OH to Louisville KY

Type: Lock

Date Opened: 5/1/1959

Elevation Difference (meters): 10.00

Site Status: Operational

Date Closed (if applicable): Not listed

Web Site: Not listed

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