Cordell Hull Lake


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Cordell Hull Lake, Tennessee

Date: 8/14/2017 7:23:47 PM

Whether you are a creature of the land or water, Cordell Hull Lake is a wonderful place to burn off some steam and soak in some outdoor, lakefront goodness. Boating and fishing are great ways to spend Read more

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125 West McCormick Ridge Road, Red Boiling Springs, TN 37150

Date: 8/9/2017 5:00:00 PM

Green Belt Exemption applies, all mineral & timber rights transfer to the buyer at closing and loads of privacy and secluded. Approx 15 minutes from Cumberland River, Obey River, Dale Hollow Lake, Cordell Hull Lake & a small town with

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Granville plans lakeside eclipse viewing

Wilson Post

Date: 8/4/2017 11:16:00 AM

Located on the shores of Cordell Hull Lake, Granville will host its viewing party on August 21 from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. The eclipse is estimated to begin at noon, and the total eclipse will occur at 1:28 p.m. and last for two minutes and 35 seconds

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Roaring River Dam Project Underway

Dredging Today

Date: 8/3/2017 7:13:00 AM

The dam is located at river mile 4.9 on U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District leased property associated with Cordell Hull Lake. The Nashville District conducted an environmental assessment from 2016-2017 pursuant to the National Environmental

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Official plans revealed to view the eclipse from Granville

Lebanon Democrat

Date: 8/1/2017 4:38:00 PM

Historic Granville, a quaint rural community on the Cordell Hull Lake, will join other locations across the U.S. to hold a “Solar Eclipse Viewing Party” on Aug. 21 from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. The official eclipse phase is estimated to begin at noon with

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• River: Cumberland River
• Length: 381 Miles
• Surface Area: 11,960 Acres
• Volume: 13,920 Acre Feet
• Drainage Area: 1,372 Square Miles
• Length: 72 Miles
Cordell Hull Lake is named after one of America's outstanding statesmen, Cordell Hull. Cordell Hull was born in a log cabin in the foothills of the Cumberland Mountains.

Hull served in the Tennessee and U.S. House of Representatives and in the U.S. Senate. He served as Secretary of State under President Franklin D. Roosevelt from 1933 to 1944 and negotiated the "Good Neighbor" policy toward Latin America. He was largely responsible for the creation of the United Nations. For his efforts towards promoting world peace and harmony, he was awarded a Nobel Peace Prize in 1945.

In recognition of his contributions to the people of the United States and the world, the Congress of the United States named this lake in honor of one of Tennessee's finest.

Cordell Hull Lake is located at the base of the Highland Rim on the Cumberland River in Smith, Jackson, and Clay counties of middle Tennessee. The dam is located at river mile 313.5, about 5 miles down stream of the Granville, Tennessee The project is one of the multipurpose projects in the Corps' of Engineers' coordinated plan for development of the water resources of the Cumberland River Basin.

Cordell Hull Lake was authorized by Congress through the River and Harbor Act of 1946. Construction of the project, designed and supervised by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, began in May, 1963 and was completed for full beneficial use in November, 1973.

The project is operated for the primary purposes of navigation, hydropower generation, and recreation. It provided an adequate river channel depth and modern lock facilities for thru river traffic from above Nashville to the head of navigation near Celina, Tennessee. The power plant produces clean, safe, and efficient hydroelectric power. The lake provides an abundance of recreational opportunities.

Cordell Hull Lake has two marina's Defeated Creek & Granville Marina & Resort.

Cordell Hull Lake is operated and managed by the Nashville District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
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