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Barrage de Roche Talamy

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General Information

Structural Type: Gravity dam
Function / usage: Hydroelectricity plant
Built: 1928 - 1931
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Châtelus-le-Marcheix, Creuse (23), Limousin, France, Europe
  • Taurion River
Coordinates: 46° 0' 34.00" N    1° 37' 14.00" E

Technical Information


height 30.00 m
retained water volume 8.80 hm³
crest length 116.00 m
crest thickness 3.00 m
base thickness 23.00 m
dam volume 20 000 m³


dam structure cyclopean concrete (concrete imbedded with large stones)



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Internal Information
Structure-ID: 20003892
Created: 22/06/2002
Last Updated: 22/07/2014