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Hugh Keenleyside Dam (B.C.)



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  • 'Located 5 miles from Castlegar; 170 feet high; storage reservoir extends 145 mile to Revelstoke. 'Originally known as 'Arrow Dam'. Renamed Hugh Keenleyside Dam 10 June 1969 by Premier Bennett, after Dr. H.L. Keenleyside, chairman of BC Hydro. See BC Hydro magazine 'Progress', Summer 1966, Fall 1968, and Summer 1969.'

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  • BC Geographical Names Information System.

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  • UF Arrow Dam (B.C.)

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