Micro Panorama Thumbnail for Social Sharing Sites

WorldWidePanoramaPeople Events

hover for menu Energy ◀ Prev Next ▶

Kerry Rudy

KUA Power Substation

Brandon Rowell

Mississippi River Lock and Dam #2 St. Paul District

Hastings, Minnesota, USA

September 22, 2005 13:31 CST

Loading panorama viewer ...

© 2005 Brandon Rowell, All Rights Reserved.


Lock & Dam #2, Mississippi River, US Army Corps of Engineers St. Paul District. Located on Mississippi River mile 815.2, upstream of Hastings, Minnesota, USA

Constructed in 1930. Lock walls settled and tilted which led to construction of a second lock completed in 1948. Site underwent major rehabilitation from 1987 to 1995.

Dam consists of a concrete structure 722 feet long with 19 tainter gates, 30 feet long. Dam has 4.4 megawatt power plant owned and operated by the city of Hastings. Earth embankment 3,000 feet long.

Lock is 110 feeet wide by 600 feet long.

US Army Corps of Engineers http://www.mvp.usace.army.mil/navigation/default.asp?pageid=145&subpageid=161


USA-Canada / USA-Minnesota

Lat: 44° 45' 33.84" N
Long: 92° 52' 5.88" W

→ maps.google.com [EXT]

Precision is: Unknown / Undeclared.

OpenStreetMap: © OpenStreetMap contributors

MapQuest: Tiles Courtesy of MapQuest
Portions Courtesy NASA/JPL-Caltech and U.S. Depart. of Agriculture, Farm Service Agency


Canon EOS 20D DSLR, 8mm Fisheye Lens, Manfroto 755B MDeVe Tripod w/ 303SPH Head ISO 100 @ f8, 1/250 sec., RAW
hover for menu Energy ◀ Prev Next ▶

PLEASE RESPECT THE ARTIST’S WORK. All images are copyright by the individual photographers, unless stated otherwise. Use in any way other than viewing on this web site is prohibited unless permission is obtained from the individual photographer. If you're interested in using a panorama, be it for non-profit or commercial purposes, please contact the individual photographer. The WWP can neither negotiate for, nor speak on behalf of its participants. The overall site is copyright by the World Wide Panorama Foundation, a California Public Benefit Corporation.