Fontana Dam

SR 1245, Fontana Dam Village, NC

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Fontana Dam

Photo taken by Michael Miller in August 2015

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Description 

Built and owned by the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), the Fontana Dam is the tallest dam in the Eastern United States.

Per the North Carolina Historic Preservation Office, this site is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places.

Extends into Swain County, NC

Update Log 

  • August 3, 2015: Added by Michael Miller

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