Dams

  • More InfoUpdated: 7 months ago
    Kouga Dam
    • Surrounding Areas
    The dam is a double curvature arch dam 82 m high with a storage capacity of 128,7 million m3. Provision was made in the design to allow for a future raising of the water level by some 15,2 m. The construction of the wall marked...
    • Sightseeing
    • Dams
  • More InfoUpdated: 7 months ago
    Bakers Dam
    • Willowmore
    Bakers Dam was built in 1960 to supply steam locomotives stopping in Willowmore with water. With the advent of diesel locomotives, the municipality took over the dam to serve as the town’s primary source of water at the time....
    • Sightseeing
    • Dams
  • More InfoUpdated: 7 months ago
    The Beervlei Dam was completed in 1957. It was built for the purpose of flood control on the Grootrivier, especially for the sake of the farming community in the Patensie area.
    • Sightseeing
    • Dams