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Journal Article

Journal TitleConstruction
Article Title80 at 80 : 1950s and 1960s : Iniscarra Dam : Cork
Editor(s)Foley, Brian
DateAugust / September 2015
Contentaerial views, text
Note(s)Work on the Lee Hydro Electric Scheme began in 1952 and included the construction of two buttress dams. Iniscarra, the larger of the two, was 173 feet tall and 813 feet long while Carrigadrohid was 70 feet tall.
Subject(s)dams ; hydroelectric power ; construction ; flooding ; electric power production
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  • Iniscarra, Cork, Republic of Ireland