Keokuk Lock and Dam

At Mississippi River
Keokuk, Iowa

Historic Document

Keokuk Lock and Dam is located in Lee County, Iowa certified as a historic location on Thursday October 19, 1978. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, Industry/Processing/Extraction, more specifically a Water-Related, Energy Facility. Keokuk Lock and Dam was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Engineering, Transportation, Architecture.

Keokuk Lock and Dam Information

Other Name: Lock and Dam Number 19
Ownership Type: Private, Federal
Type of Resource: Structure
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1913, 1914
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Keokuk & Hamilton Water Power Co.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Army Corps Of Engineers

Keokuk Lock and Dam Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 250
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 4
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 1
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Keokuk Historic Locations Lee County Historic Locations Iowa Historic Locations