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Caney Fork

 
Length: 144 miles (232 kilometers)

Caney Fork River is 144 miles long and in central Tennessee; flowing northwest to the Cumberland River. There are two dams that are part of the TVA on the Caney Fork River - the Great Falls Dam and the Center Hill Dam, which provide flood control and power for the surrounding area.

CANEY FORK LAKES
Center Hill Lake is a reservoir located in Middle Tennessee near Smithville. Created by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in 1948, the lake has two purposes: electricity production and flood control. ...
    Full Pool: 648.0 MSL     Area: 18,220 Acres      Printed Center Hill Lake Map

Great Falls Lake is impounded by Great Falls Dam, a hydroelectric dam on the Caney Fork River. The dam straddles the White County and Warren County line in Tennessee. It is the only dam outside the Tennessee River watershed owned and operated by the Tennessee Valley Authority. In 1901, Nashville entrepreneur Arthur Dyer formed the Great Falls Power...
        Area: 1,830 Acres