[Lake Mineral Wells, 4 of 4: Spillway]

Description:

Shown here is the lower end of the spillway from Lake Mineral Wells after the flood in March 1976. The dam is barely visible at the upper end of the spillway in the middle of the picture. The road directly below the dam is under water, and is not visible in any other pictures of this flood. It suffered such severe damage that it had to be rebuilt.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Parker County
Creation Date: April 1976
Partner(s):
Boyce Ditto Public Library
Collection(s):
A. F. Weaver Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 69
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: April 1976
  • Digitized: November 21, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Parker County
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
c. 1941  
Description:

Shown here is the lower end of the spillway from Lake Mineral Wells after the flood in March 1976. The dam is barely visible at the upper end of the spillway in the middle of the picture. The road directly below the dam is under water, and is not visible in any other pictures of this flood. It suffered such severe damage that it had to be rebuilt.

Note:

Troy,
The MW Index story of this flood places the date in late March of 1976. The date on the folder of the pictures is 8-6-77. There is no story of heavy rain during early August of 1977. Bob

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w

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Subject(s):
Partner:
Boyce Ditto Public Library
Collection:
A. F. Weaver Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: AWO_1272N.006
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth29916
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public