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Greenup Lock and Dam

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Official name  Greenup Lock and Dam
Opening date  1962
Length  392 m
Construction began  1954
Location  Kentucky/Ohio border
Type of dam  9 Tainter gates
Phone  +1 606-473-7441
Impound  Ohio River
Greenup Lock and Dam
Construction cost  Lock Replacement $244,550,000 Dam Rehabilitation $46,700,000
Operator(s)  United States Army Corps of Engineers Huntington District
Address  600 Corp St, Greenup, KY 41144, USA
Similar  Ohio River, Captain Anthony Meldahl L, Belleville Lock and Dam, Racine Lock and Dam, John T Myers Locks an

Greenup Lock and Dam is the 11th Lock and dam on the Ohio River, located 341 miles downstream of Pittsburgh. There are 2 locks, one for commercial barge traffic that's 1,200 feet long by 110 feet wide, and the auxiliary lock is 600 feet long by 110 feet wide.

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Greenup Lock and Dam Wikipedia


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