Fleur Drive Dam

Last updated: 1/1/2013
River/Stream: Raccoon River

Location: Des Moines, Polk County
        Latitude: 41.57885
        Longitude: -93.64239
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Built: 1924
 
Owner: Des Moines Waterworks

Height: 3.5 ft.
 
Length: 205 ft.

Hazards: varying, visibility

Warning Signs: minimal

Portage: on river right
 
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Please notice how difficult it is to see this dam's horizon line from upstream.