Kent St Weir - Cannington, Western Australia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg
S 32° 01.278 E 115° 55.247
50H E 398082 N 6456694
Quick Description: A weir across the Canning River
Location: Western Australia, Australia
Date Posted: 4/6/2015 11:19:25 PM
Waymark Code: WMNN34
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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Long Description:
The present weir was constructed in 1927 in an attempt to stop the inflow of salt water into the agricultural land upstream. The weir pool extends approximately 5km upstream of the weir, maintaining a relatively constant water level thruohout the summer months
Waterway where the dam is located: Canning River

Main use of the Water Dam: Other

Material used in the structure: Masonry/Concrete

Height of Dam: 2m

Fishing Allowed: yes

Motor Sports Allowed: no

Date built: Not listed

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