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High Mountain Dams in Bonneville Unit, Teapot Lake Dam, Kamas, Summit County, UT



B&W Photos

HB1131475
Overall View Of Lake, Looking Northeast

HB1131476
Overall View Of Lake, Looking Southeast

HB1131477
View Showing Upstream Face Of Dam, With Outlet Gate, Looking East

HB1131478
View Showing Downstream Face Of Dam, With Outlet Channel, Looking Northwest

HB1131479
View Showing Upright Outlet Gate, Stem, Stem Guide And Wheel (12' Hardesty No

HB1131480
View Showing Upstream Face Of Dike, Looking North


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Item Title


Location
Teapot Lake Dam, Kamas vicinity, UT

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER UT-41-K
Building/structure dates: 1935 initial construction
Significance: Teapot Lake is one of several lakes in the upper Provo River drainage impounded by the Provo Reservoir Company using previously granted water rights (1909, in this instance). The dam and secondary dike have the sloped profiles and steel outlet mechanism that characterize them as representative earth-fill water retention structures in the Bonneville Unit of the Central Utah Project.

Subjects
Dams


Related Names
Provo Reservoir Company
Union Reservoir Company


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. OVERALL VIEW OF LAKE, LOOKING NORTHEAST
2. OVERALL VIEW OF LAKE, LOOKING SOUTHEAST
3. VIEW SHOWING UPSTREAM FACE OF DAM, WITH OUTLET GATE, LOOKING EAST
4. VIEW SHOWING DOWNSTREAM FACE OF DAM, WITH OUTLET CHANNEL, LOOKING NORTHWEST
5. VIEW SHOWING UPRIGHT OUTLET GATE, STEM, STEM GUIDE AND WHEEL (12' HARDESTY NO. 100 GATE), LOOKING EAST
6. VIEW SHOWING UPSTREAM FACE OF DIKE, LOOKING NORTH


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