Lake Hickory

NORTH CAROLINA


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96.79 FEET
9/25/2016
Full Pool: 99.0
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N. Carolina construction worker falls into lake and drowns

Equipment World

Date: 9/7/2016 3:03:00 PM

Filigonio Bravo Perez, a 29-year-old construction worker, fell from a bridge he was painting into Lake Hickory in Catawba County, North Carolina, and drowned, JDNews.com reports. Perez, who worked for Astron General Contracting Co., was painting a

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Hermine kills 2, ruins beach weekends in northward march

Hickory Daily Record

Date: 9/4/2016 11:19:00 PM

Friday, Sept. 2, 2016. (Andrew Wardlow/News Herald via AP) HICKORY – Divers from the Charlotte Fire Department pulled the body of a worker who fell off the Highway 127 bridge to Alexander County from Lake Hickory after a 13-hour-long search

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Townhouse in Preston, Cary, Wake County, NC, 27519

estately.com

Date: 9/2/2016 5:00:00 PM

PRICED TO SELL!!! A MUST SEE IMMACULATE CONDITION Cul-De-Sac Town Home w/ 2 car Garage in Prestigious Prestonwood Subdivision! Granite Counter Tops, 10+ ceilings, Formal Living Room, Gas Fire Place, Kitchen Open to Large Family Room and Dining Room, 3

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Fall kills construction worker

Robesonian

Date: 9/1/2016 6:00:00 AM

HICKORY (AP) — Crews have found the body of a construction worker who fell off a bridge and never resurfaced from Lake Hickory. Catawba County Sheriff Coy Reid says the victim was 29-year-old Filigonio Bravo Perez of Midway Park. Authorities say a

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Construction worker dies after falling off bridge, into lake

WRAL

Date: 9/1/2016 3:29:00 AM

HICKORY, N.C. — Crews have found the body of a construction worker who fell off a bridge and never resurfaced from Lake Hickory. Catawba County Sheriff Coy Reid says the victim was 29-year-old Filigonio Bravo Perez of Midway Park. Authorities say a

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• River: North Fork Catawba River
• Length: 109 Miles
• Surface Area: 4,223 Acres
• Volume: 137,821 Acre Feet
• Drainage Area: 1,310 Square Miles
• Average Depth: 33 Feet
Lake Hickory was created on the Catawba River in 1927 with the completion of the Oxford Dam 11 miles northeast of Hickory. The dam parallels the NC Highway 16 bridge over the Catawba River between Interstate 40 and Taylorsville. It is 122 feet high, with an overall length of 1,200 feet. The spillway section of the dam is 550 feet long.
Lake Hickory was named after the city of Hickory and runs along its northern edge. The lake covers almost 4,223 acres with 105 miles of shoreline. Full pond elevation is 935 feet. Lake Hickory is a reliable source of water for the cities of Hickory and Conover and the town of Longview.
Duke Energy provides five public access areas on the lake in cooperation with the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission.
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