(Three miles northeast)Constructed for irrigation and electrical power purposes during 1934-36, dam is located on Pecos River 8 miles south of Texas-New Mexico state line. It impounds an 11,700-acre lake occupying parts of Reeves and Loving Counties, Tex., and Eddy County, N.M. Floods first filled the reservoir in June 1937.
|Placed By||State Historical Survey Committee|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, July 16th, 2015 at 10:03am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||13R E 600972 N 3525198|
|Decimal Degrees||31.85805000, -103.93266667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 31° 51.483', W 103° 55.96'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||31° 51' 28.98" N, 103° 55' 57.6" W|
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|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 3984-3998 US-285, Orla TX 79770, US|
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