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Dam breach

A controlled explosion breaches a section of Embrey Dam on Feb. 23, 2004, as part of the dam's removal process. The 94 year old dam no longer served a useful purpose and was removed to help restore the environment along the Rappahannock River.



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This work, Dam breach, by Patrick Bloodgood, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:02.23.2004

Date Posted:08.09.2012 09:25

Photo ID:642045

VIRIN:040223-A-CE999-932

Resolution:1925x1310

Size:1.23 MB

Location:FREDERICKSBURG, VA, USGlobe

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