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John C. Stennis Lock and Dam

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Subject: Columbus, Mississippi, List of dams and reservoirs in the United States, John C. Stennis, Tennessee–Tombigbee Waterway, Columbus Lake (Mississippi), Plymouth, Mississippi
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John C. Stennis Lock and Dam

The John C. Stennis Lock and Dam, formerly named Columbus Lock and Dam, is one of four lock and dam structures on the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway that generally lie along the original course of the Tombigbee River. It is located near Columbus, Mississippi, and impounds Columbus Lake. It is named for longtime U.S. Senator from Mississippi, John C. Stennis.[1][2]


External links

  • Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers)
  • Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway – Pictures and stories

Coordinates: 33°31′5.31″N 88°29′20.34″W / 33.5181417°N 88.4889833°W / 33.5181417; -88.4889833

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