This is a beautifully detailed, laser engraved and precision cut topographical Map of Tims Ford Lake in Franklin and Moore Counties, Tennessee with the following interesting stats carved into it:
- Dam built: 1966-1970
- 10,700 surface acres
- The dam is 175 feet high and stretches 1,580 feet across the Elk River
- Archaeological excavations uncovered numerous artifacts and occupational sites,
- indication that man had occupied the area as much as 10,000 years ago.
Interesting factoids: Tims Ford Lake is a reservoir run by the Tennessee Valley Authority in southern middle Tennessee. Tims Ford Dam was built by the TVA from 1966 to 1970, stands 175 feet high and 1580 feet long at its crest, and impounds the Elk River for an average of 36 megawatts of hydroelectric power. The reservoir has a flood storage capacity of 219,600 acre-feet.
(Not all of this information made it onto the map, we just love to read up on the lakes we design)
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