Herrington Lake

KENTUCKY


Lake Level
732.95 FEET
3/26/2019
Full Pool: 0.0
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Roger L. Compton

The Advocate-Messenger

Date: 3/14/2019 1:05:00 PM

Roger L. Compton, 72, of Herrington Lake died Monday, March 11, 2019 following a short illness. Born August 19, 1946, in Campbellsville, he was the son of Henry Oscar and Gertie Lee England Compton

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MITCHELL: No man's land and unexcused absence

Richmond Register

Date: 2/28/2019 7:32:00 AM

As you can guess by the title, which has the word 'beasts' in it, the cast will consist of some of the top Kentucky monster contenders like Bigfoot, a Demon Leaper, Herrington Lake Monster, Mothman an

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Herrington Lake Water Levels Staying Low

LEX 18

Date: 2/18/2019 2:43:00 PM

(LEX 18) — While many marinas across the state are keeping a wary eye on the forecast, folks with Kamp Kennedy Marina at Herrington Lake say that the water levels are staying low. Terry Jones

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Woman’s body pulled from lake identified

The Advocate-Messenger

Date: 2/7/2019 6:02:00 PM

Garrard County Coroner Shane Young confirmed the body found inside of a car pulled from Herrington Lake on Tuesday is a 40-year-old mother of two small children. Lindsey Keeton had been reported missi

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Water Resources Outlook (February 2019)

Todd Hamill

Date: 2/7/2019

Water Resources Outlook (February

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• River: Dix River
• Length: 325 Miles
• Surface Area: 2,335 Acres
• Volume: 537,000 Acre Feet
• Average Depth: 78 Feet
• Maximum Depth: 249 feet
Herrington Lake is a 2,335-acre artificial lake located in Mercer, Garrard and Boyle counties in Kentucky, United States. The lake was created by Kentucky Utilities' damming of the Dix River, a tributary of the Kentucky River, in 1925 to generate hydroelectric power. With a maximum depth of 249 feet, Herrington Lake is the deepest lake in Kentucky. A short distance below the dam, the Dix River enters the Kentucky River at High Bridge, Kentucky.
Dix Dam, the dam that made the lake, was the largest earth-filled dam in the world at the time, and considered to be a major engineering feat.
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