Construction of High Arrow Dam: 0131.0183

Construction of High Arrow Dam
0131.0183

0131.0183: Construction of High Arrow Dam

An overview (mid-1960s) of the construction of the High Arrow Dam, later known as the Hugh Keenleyside Dam on the Columbia River. Situated at the "Big Rock" just above Castlegar, this was built as a storage dam under the Columbia River Treaty.

Medium:  Photograph - Image
Date:  Circa 1965
Collection:  Kootenay Gallery of Art, History & Science (0131)

Keywords:

dam construction river view

Subjects:

Industry arrow Dams arrow High Arrow Damarrow
Physical Features arrow Rivers arrow Columbia Riverarrow
Cities arrow Castlegararrow

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