Lake Overholser Dam

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NW 16th St. and E. Lake Overholser Dr., Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Dam with walkway across the North Canadian River in Oklahoma City

Photos 

Spillway and Pumphouse

Photo taken by Rick Mattioni in August 2008

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Map 

Street View 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 5, 2007
Reference number
07000518
Architectural style
Other architectural type; Concrete Buttress Dam
Area of significance
Community Planning and Development
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Water works
Current function
Water works
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1918; 1922

Update Log 

  • July 22, 2010: New photos from Rick Mattioni

Sources 

Comments 

Lake Overholser Dam
Posted July 22, 2010, by Mike Page (mike [dot] page [at] hotmail [dot] com)

That is one major cool spillway. The pump house gives it a kind of elegance.