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Dam Number 6, Township of Palos, Cook County, Illinois, United States


Alternative Names:Dam Number 6, Saganashkee Slough Dam Number 6
Type:Dam - a barrier constructed across a stream to impound water
Mindat.org Region:Cook Co., Illinois, USA
Region:Township of Palos, Cook County, Illinois, United States
Latitude:41° 41' 18" N
Longitude:87° 52' 48" W
Lat/Long (dec):41.68837,-87.88006
Köppen climate type:Dfa : Hot-summer humid continental climate
Elevation:176m
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Unnamed Limestone Quarry (MRDS - 10193709), Cook Co., Illinois, USA41° 41' 20" N87° 55' 0" W3.0km (1.9 miles)
Lemont Quarry Consumers Company, Cook Co., Illinois, USA41° 40' 19" N87° 59' 30" W9.4km (5.9 miles)
Limestone Prospect (MRDS - 10241773), Cook Co., Illinois, USA41° 41' 35" N87° 59' 44" W9.6km (6.0 miles)
Dolese and Shepard Crushed Stone, Cook Co., Illinois, USA41° 46' 45" N87° 50' 59" W10.4km (6.5 miles)
Barge Slip Quarry, Cook Co., Illinois, USA41° 40' 44" N88° 1' 31" W12.1km (7.5 miles)
Federal Quarry & Mill, Cook Co., Illinois, USA41° 47' 59" N87° 52' 54" W12.4km (7.7 miles)
Superior Stone Company Quarry, Cook Co., Illinois, USA41° 47' 59" N87° 51' 20" W12.6km (7.8 miles)
Wester Springs City Engineering - Own Crews, Cook Co., Illinois, USA41° 48' 6" N87° 53' 24" W12.6km (7.8 miles)
McCook Yard No. 387 & Mill, Cook Co., Illinois, USA41° 48' 5" N87° 51' 20" W12.7km (7.9 miles)
Summit Quarry Consumers Company, Cook Co., Illinois, USA41° 47' 59" N87° 49' 35" W13.2km (8.2 miles)
Lemont Quarry & Mill Yard 360 (Lemont Quarry & Mill-Yard 360; Willow Ranch), Will Co., Illinois, USA41° 40' 5" N88° 3' 3" W14.4km (8.9 miles)
Riverside Lime and Stone Company Quarry, Cook Co., Illinois, USA41° 48' 45" N87° 49' 45" W14.4km (9.0 miles)
Yard No. 22 Clay Pit, Cook Co., Illinois, USA41° 39' 59" N87° 41' 29" W15.9km (9.8 miles)
Barbers Corners Quarry & Mill, Will Co., Illinois, USA41° 42' 55" N88° 5' 2" W17.2km (10.7 miles)
Downers Grove City Pit, DuPage Co., Illinois, USA41° 48' 36" N88° 0' 36" W17.3km (10.7 miles)
West Chester City Engineering - Own Crews, Cook Co., Illinois, USA41° 51' 0" N87° 52' 54" W18.0km (11.2 miles)
Unnamed Limestone Quarry (MRDS - 10168738), DuPage Co., Illinois, USA41° 50' 54" N87° 55' 54" W18.3km (11.4 miles)
Romeo Quarry & Mill, Will Co., Illinois, USA41° 37' 15" N88° 4' 54" W18.4km (11.4 miles)
Markham City Department of Public Works, Cook Co., Illinois, USA41° 36' 0" N87° 41' 23" W18.6km (11.6 miles)
Bellwood Quarry, Cook Co., Illinois, USA41° 52' 28" N87° 53' 11" W20.7km (12.9 miles)
Naperville City Engineering Pit, DuPage Co., Illinois, USA41° 46' 23" N88° 6' 18" W20.9km (13.0 miles)
A. C. O'Laughlin Stone Company Quarry, Cook Co., Illinois, USA41° 52' 50" N87° 53' 20" W21.4km (13.3 miles)
Gross & McCowan Lumber Company Quarry, Will Co., Illinois, USA41° 33' 39" N88° 5' 25" W22.5km (14.0 miles)
Unnamed Limestone Quarry (MRDS - 10241930), DuPage Co., Illinois, USA41° 45' 15" N88° 8' 20" W22.7km (14.1 miles)
Melrose Park City Engineering - Own Crews, Cook Co., Illinois, USA41° 53' 48" N87° 51' 53" W23.2km (14.4 miles)
River Forest City Engineering - Own Crews, Cook Co., Illinois, USA41° 53' 30" N87° 49' 0" W23.2km (14.4 miles)
Unnamed Limestone Quarry (MRDS - 10169400), Will Co., Illinois, USA41° 41' 44" N88° 10' 5" W23.9km (14.9 miles)
Boughton Quarry & Mill (Patterson Quarry), Will Co., Illinois, USA41° 39' 53" N88° 10' 6" W24.1km (15.0 miles)
Plainfield Quarry (Yard 69 Quarry; Plainfield Quarry Material Service Corp.), Will Co., Illinois, USA41° 38' 35" N88° 10' 0" W24.3km (15.1 miles)
Northlake City Engineering - Own Crews, Cook Co., Illinois, USA41° 54' 24" N87° 54' 6" W24.3km (15.1 miles)

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Nearby features from geonames.org

Search moreFeatureTypeLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Saganashkee SloughReservoir(s)41° 41' 18" N87° 52' 48" W0.0km (0.0 miles)
Dam Number 5Dam41° 41' 18" N87° 53' 6" W0.4km (0.3 miles)
Saganashkee SloughReservoir(s)41° 41' 18" N87° 53' 6" W0.4km (0.3 miles)
Dam Number 7Dam41° 41' 18" N87° 52' 30" W0.4km (0.3 miles)
Crooked CreekStream41° 41' 30" N87° 52' 35" W0.5km (0.3 miles)
Saganashkee SloughReservoir(s)41° 41' 24" N87° 53' 24" W0.9km (0.5 miles)
Dam Number 4Dam41° 41' 24" N87° 53' 24" W0.9km (0.5 miles)
Teasons WoodsForest(s)41° 40' 55" N87° 52' 24" W0.9km (0.6 miles)
Saganashkee SloughInlet41° 41' 32" N87° 53' 27" W1.0km (0.6 miles)
McMahon WoodsForest(s)41° 41' 38" N87° 52' 10" W1.1km (0.7 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
North America PlateTectonic Plate
USACountry
Illinois, USAState
Cook Co., Illinois, USACounty
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