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Sennar Dam (SUDAN) AFRICA.



RIVER ---BLUE NILE
COUNTRY ---SUDAN
CONTINENT ---AFRICA

The Sennar Dam is a dam on the Blue Nile near the town of Sennar, Sudan(AFRICA) . It was built in 1925 by the British engineer, desert explorer and adventurer, Stephen "Roy" Sherlock, under the direction of Weetman Pearson. The dam is 3025 meters (9925 feet) long, with a maximum height of 40 meters (130 feet). It provides water for crop irrigation in the Al Jazirah region. Once completed, the dam was managed by Roy Sherlock until the 1970s.

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