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Spring Valley Salt Run Dam, Granville Ohio
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This dam of the Salt Run creek in Granville Ohio severed as a water reserve for the maintenance and filling of the Spring Valley pool.  The pool opened in 1933 and was closed in 2005. The area has since been converted into a nature preserve. The creek was probably named Salt Run in the 1820’s, when a spring or deer lick was discovered to contain high salinity.  After taking this panorama, I found a prehistoric knife at the base of the tripod! Can you find this ancient artifact in the panorama? Hint the knife was made from yellow/orange colored flint probably quarried from Flint Ridge.

Copyright: Bryant A Gilbert
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Uploaded: 28/04/2009
Updated: 30/09/2014
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Tags: salt run dam; granville ohio; spring valley pool; stingrays swim team; spear points; flint ridge; knife
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