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Mbashe River Hydropower Storage Dam
Collywobbles district, Eastern Cape

O'CONNEL MANTHE and PARTNERS: Engineer

Date:1985
Type:Dam
Status:Extant

 


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Coordinates:
31°59'59.54" S 28°34'56.73" E

A concrete storage dam with a single penstock to transfer water to the Collywobbles Hydropower Station. The dam has silted up due to severe erosion in the catchment area and its design capacity has been significantly reduced.

(William MARTINSON, March 2014)

All truncated references not fully cited below are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.