A photo of Brookville Lake , located in southeastern Indiana.
Brookville Lake Dam, southeastern Indiana, viewed from the overlook to the east.
Brookville, Indiana from the northeast, with the southern end of Brookville Lake and the dam visible at right
Location Brookville Township, Franklin County, Indiana
Surface elevation 755 feet (230 m)
Brookville Lake Dam (National ID # IN03017) is a dam in Brookville Township, Franklin County, Indiana, just north of Brookville, in the southeastern part of the state.
The earthen dam was constructed in 1974 by the United States Army Corps of Engineers with a height of 181 feet and 2800 feet long at its crest. It impounds the East Fork Of Whitewater River for flood control and storm water management. The dam is owned and operated by the Louisville District, Great Lakes and Ohio River Division of the Corps of Engineers.
The riverine reservoir it creates, Brookville Lake, has a normal water surface of 8.2 squar...