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Gallipolis Locks & Dam, Dam, Across Ohio River, Gallipolis, Mason County, WV



B&W Photos

HB1294714
Dam, View East, View Upstream

HB1294715
Dam, View Southwest, View Downstream

HB1294716
Dam, View West, View Downstream

HB1294717
Dam, View Northwest, Pierhouses 2, 3, 4 And 5, Gates 1 And 2

HB1294718
Dam, View East, Pierhouse 8, Gate 8

HB1294719
Dam, View West, Pierhouse 2, Gate 1

HB1294720
Dam, View East, Pierhouse 2, Gate 1

HB1294721
Dam, Gate 4 West, Gear, Rack And Chain

HB1294722
Dam, Gate 5 East, Gear And Rack

HB1294723
Dam, Gate 1 East, Gear And Rack

HB1294724
Dam, View West, Pierhouse 2

HB1294725
Dam, Pierhouse 4, Interior, Detail, Dravo Plate, 1935

HB1294726
Dam, Pierhouse 5, Interior, View North, General Electric Motor And Gears

HB1294727
Dam, Pierhouse 5, Interior, View North, General Electric Motor

HB1294728
Dam, Pierhouse 4, Interior, Detail, Discharge Opening Gauge

HB1294729
Dam, View Southeast, Pier 9 And Footbridge

HB1294730
August 1936 Photograph, View North East, Dam Construction, Note Locks In Background, U

HB1294731
June 1935 Photograph, Dam, Piers, U

HB1294732
July 1935 Photograph, Dam, Piers, U

HB1294733
October 1935 Photograph, Dam, Piers, U

HB1294734
April 1937 Photograph, Dam, Piers, And Roller Construction, U

HB1294735
May 1937 Photograph, Dam, Roller Construction U

HB1294736
June 1937 Photograph, Dam, Roller Construction, U

HB1294737
Photograph Of January 1935 Engineering Drawing, Dam, General Plan, U

HB1294738
Photograph Of January 1935 Engineering Drawing, Dam, Roller Gates, General Arrangement, U


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Item Title


Location
Across Ohio River, Gallipolis+vicinity, WV

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER WV-58-A
Significance: The dam consists of eight bays with moveable gates. The roller gates are the most important engineering feature of the site and are the largest in the country.

Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. DAM, VIEW EAST, VIEW UPSTREAM
2. DAM, VIEW SOUTHWEST, VIEW DOWNSTREAM
3. DAM, VIEW WEST, VIEW DOWNSTREAM
4. DAM, VIEW NORTHWEST, PIERHOUSES 2, 3, 4 AND 5, GATES 1 AND 2
5. DAM, VIEW EAST, PIERHOUSE 8, GATE 8
6. DAM, VIEW WEST, PIERHOUSE 2, GATE 1
7. DAM, VIEW EAST, PIERHOUSE 2, GATE 1
8. DAM, GATE 4 WEST, GEAR, RACK AND CHAIN
9. DAM, GATE 5 EAST, GEAR AND RACK
10. DAM, GATE 1 EAST, GEAR AND RACK
11. DAM, VIEW WEST, PIERHOUSE 2
12. DAM, PIERHOUSE 4, INTERIOR, DETAIL, DRAVO PLATE, 1935
13. DAM, PIERHOUSE 5, INTERIOR, VIEW NORTH, GENERAL ELECTRIC MOTOR AND GEARS
14. DAM, PIERHOUSE 5, INTERIOR, VIEW NORTH, GENERAL ELECTRIC MOTOR
15. DAM, PIERHOUSE 4, INTERIOR, DETAIL, DISCHARGE OPENING GAUGE
16. DAM, VIEW SOUTHEAST, PIER 9 AND FOOTBRIDGE
17. AUGUST 1936 PHOTOGRAPH, VIEW NORTH EAST, DAM CONSTRUCTION, NOTE LOCKS IN BACKGROUND, U. S. ARMY ENGINEER DISTRICT OFFICE, HUNTINGTON, WV
18. JUNE 1935 PHOTOGRAPH, DAM, PIERS, U. S. ARMY ENGINEER DISTRICT OFFICE, HUNTINGTON, WV
19. JULY 1935 PHOTOGRAPH, DAM, PIERS, U. S. ARMY ENGINEER DISTRICT OFFICE, HUNTINGTON, WV
20. OCTOBER 1935 PHOTOGRAPH, DAM, PIERS, U. S. ARMY ENGINEER DISTRICT OFFICE, HUNTINGTON, WV
21. APRIL 1937 PHOTOGRAPH, DAM, PIERS, AND ROLLER CONSTRUCTION, U. S. ARMY ENGINEER DISTRICT OFFICE, HUNTINGTON, WV
22. MAY 1937 PHOTOGRAPH, DAM, ROLLER CONSTRUCTION U. S. ARMY ENGINEER DISTRICT OFFICE, HUNTINGTON, WV
23. JUNE 1937 PHOTOGRAPH, DAM, ROLLER CONSTRUCTION, U. S. ARMY ENGINEER DISTRICT OFFICE, HUNTINGTON, WV
24. PHOTOGRAPH OF JANUARY 1935 ENGINEERING DRAWING, DAM, GENERAL PLAN, U. S. ARMY ENGINEER DISTRICT OFFICE, HUNTINGTON, WV
25. PHOTOGRAPH OF JANUARY 1935 ENGINEERING DRAWING, DAM, ROLLER GATES, GENERAL ARRANGEMENT, U. S. ARMY ENGINEER DISTRICT OFFICE, HUNTINGTON, WV


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