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Dam across Mississippi River, Stearns County, Minn.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce

Dam across Mississippi River, Stearns County, Minn.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reservoirs,
  • Minnesota,
  • Mississippi River

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTo extend time for dam across Mississippi River, Stearns County, Minnesota
    SeriesH.rp.408
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination2 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16113079M

      The kids walk across the top of the big 'miter gate' as students from Bernies Montessori School in downtown Minneapolis tour the Upper St. Anthony Lock and Dam on the Mississippi River . Morrison County, Minnesota - Charles A. Lindbergh State Park - Minnesota State Highway - Little Falls Dam - Mississippi River - U.S. Route 10 - Minnesota State Highway 28 - Minnesota State Highway 27 - Northern Pacific Railway Depot (Little Falls, Minnesota) - Minnesota State Highway - KLTF - KFML (FM) - Louise Erdrich - Gale Gillingham - Charles Lindbergh - WYRQ-FM - Brian Kobilka.

    This bridge carries th Street NW across the Mississippi River near the small town of Rice, Minnesota. It is one of two highway bridges between Sartell at the northern extent of the Saint Cloud area and Little Falls. This structure is a very modern steel girder bridge. It represents a transition for the bridges over the great river. CHAP. An Act Permitting the building of a dam across the Mississippi J River between the counties of Stearns and Sherlurne, in the State of Minnesota. [H. R. ] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of Areriea in Congress assembled, That the consent of Congress sint CloldRier.

      A stretch of the Mississippi River in and around St. Cloud is an attraction. few of them may have heard of St. Cloud or Stearns County, but nearly all know of the Mississippi River and its. In Joseph B. Sartell opened a flour mill on the Watab River, near the present day Watab Creek Park, and in he and his sons started the Sartell Brothers Lumber Company. In , a dam across the Mississippi near the “third rapids” was begun, and finished in Seven people were killed during the construction of this first dam.


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Dam across Mississippi River, Stearns County, Minn by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce Download PDF EPUB FB2

The St. Cloud Dam is a dam across the Mississippi River in the town of St. Cloud, Minnesota, in the United States. The dam is feet ( m) high and features a three-foot ( m) flip-up gate on its top to raise Minn.

book water level and dragon's teeth at the bottom which are used to disperse energy. The dam also has two, MW turbines which generate electricity that is fed into the Xcel Energy power grid.

Minn of the Mississippi, was my absolute favorite book when I was a kid. I remember my mom reading this book to me when I was not more than 4.

And since Holling Clancy Holling published Minn of the Mississippi in ; the Minn. book before I was born; it was still a new issue book.4/5. We’re using the book to supplement our study of America History s.

Sweet story of a turtle’s adventures traveling down the Mississippi River. The writing has excellent descriptive detail and the sketches on the pages are a visual bonus for young readers as they read along with by: 4. Top Dams in Stearns County, MN Dam Water barrier or Dam across Mississippi River built across the course of a stream or into a body of water to control and (or) impound the flow of water.

The St. Cloud Dam is a dam across the Mississippi River in St. Cloud, Minnesota, in the United States. The dam is feet high and features a three-foot flip up gate on its top to raise the water level and dragon's teeth at the bottom which are used to disperse energy.

Sauk River Dam - Cultural Feature (Dam) in Stearns County Sauk River Dam is a cultural feature (dam) in Stearns County. The primary coordinates for Sauk River Dam places it within the MN ZIP Code delivery area.

Blanchard Dam is a dam across the Mississippi River, in Bellevue Township and Swan River Township, Morrison County, near the city of Royalton, Minnesota. Blanchard is a hydroelectric station owned and operated by Minnesota Power.

The dam sits slightly upriver from the former Soo Line rail bridge. The bridge now carries a recreational trail.5/5(3).

Blanchard Dam is a dam across the Mississippi River, in Bellevue Township and Swan River Township, Morrison County, near the city of Royalton, Minnesota. Blanchard is a hydroelectric station owned and operated by Minnesota Power.

The dam sits slightly upriver from the former Soo Line rail bridge. The bridge now carries a recreational ds: Mississippi River. This is a list of current and former locks and dams of the Upper Mississippi River which ends at the Mississippi River 's confluence with the Ohio River at Cairo, Illinois.

1 Locks and dams. Minnesota–Wisconsin. Iowa–Wisconsin. Iowa–Illinois. Missouri–Illinois. 2 Expansion proposals for upper Mississippi locks. The northeastern border of Stearns County is the Mississippi River. The land consists of rolling hills, scenic lakes, prairies, savannas and woodlands of a mixture of coniferous and deciduous trees.

Stearns is one of 17 Minnesota savanna region counties with more savanna soils than either prairie or forest soils. The county has for: Charles Thomas Stearns.

The Saint Cloud Dam, also called the Tenth Street Dam, is located adjacent to the Saint Cloud State University campus.

The dam was originally built for flood control. Currently, the dam operates as a real life classroom for hydrology students. The power plant features two megawatt generators.

The power is fed into the Xcel Energy power grid. The Sartell Dam is a dam across the Mississippi River in Sartell, Minnesota in the United States. The dam was used to generate hydroelectric power for the adjoining Sartell Paper Mill before it burned down in The dam is referred to as the Champion Dam in official documentation.

[ citation needed ]Location: Sartell, Minnesota, USA. The Mississippi River is the fourth longest river in the world, flowing 2, miles from Lake Itasca in Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico.

In Minnesota, the river flows through valleys, bluffs, prairies, and woodlands in a variety of flow rates and widths. Portions of the river have been designated as a Wild and Scenic river.

Cloud is a city in the U.S. state of Minnesota and the largest population center in the state's central population is 68, according to the US census estimates, making it Minnesota's tenth largest city.

Cloud is the county seat of Stearns County and was named after the city of Saint-Cloud, France (in Île-de-France, near Paris), which was named after the 6th-century Country: United States.

The Champion Dam is located in the city of Sartell, Minnesota, which is on the northern edge of the Saint Cloud metro area. The dam is also known as the Sartell Dam and the Saint Regis Dam. The structure was built in the years though to service a sawmill and paper factory.

It was rebuilt in The Clearwater Ferry Landing is located just east of the Stearns and Wright County line. The trail is at the end of Oak Street next to the river, turn right and you will see a lovely bench to sit and enjoy the scenery.

A sign will greet you with old pictures of ferries, steamboats and history of this crossing on the Mississippi. through stearns county. They traveled from Kimball through cold spring and collegeville Mississippi.

before a dam was built in down at coon rapids, An Island in the Mississippi River, St Cloud, MN, ca. steArns HistOry MUseUM • • 5. Description for Mississippi River Dam, Stearns County, Minnesota Mississippi River Dam is a dam located just.2 miles from Sartell, in Stearns County, in the state of Minnesota, United States, near Saint Cloud, MN.

Alternate names for this dam include Sartell Dam and Watab Dam. This is a list of all current and notable former bridges or other crossings of the Upper Mississippi River which begins at the Mississippi River's source and extends to its confluence with the Ohio River at Cairo, Power Dam Road 7 miles (11 km) east of Bemidji Benton County Road 29/Stearns County Road 78 Sartell, Minnesota.

Dam No. 2 and revamp No. 1 to capture the river’s hydroelectric power. When finally completed ine Mississippi’s Dr. Anfinson, district historian for the St. Paul District, Corps of Engineers sincehas published widely on the corps’ work on the upper Mississippi River and is writing a book on the topic.

He serves onFile Size: KB. Pool 2 is that portion of the Mississippi River above the dam at Hastings and extends upstream to the Ford Dam. Backwaters lakes included are Baldwin Lake, River Lake, Spring Lake, Mooers Lake, and Grey Cloud Slough. Pig’s Eye Lake has a separate DNR identification number, but is also considered part of Pool 2 for fish management purposes.Mississippi River County Park was acquired in The Park is made up of acres along miles of the Mississippi River.

One-third of the park is forested. A future goal is to re-establish native plant communities throughout the park. The Park is open year round from 6 .The St.

Cloud Dam is a dam across the Mississippi River in the town of St. Cloud, Minnesota, in the United States. The dam is ft high and features a 3ft flip-up gate on its top to raise the water level and dragon's teeth at the bottom which are used to disperse energy.

The dam also has two, MW turbines which generate electricity that is fed into the Xcel Energy power grid.

The original.