Elandskuil Dam

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Elandskuil Dam
Official nameElandskuil Dam
CountrySouth Africa
LocationNorth West
Coordinates26°29′34″S 26°46′42.2″E / 26.49278°S 26.778389°E / -26.49278; 26.778389Coordinates: 26°29′34″S 26°46′42.2″E / 26.49278°S 26.778389°E / -26.49278; 26.778389
Owner(s)Department of Water Affairs
Dam and spillways
ImpoundsSwartleegte River
CreatesElandskuil Dam Reservoir
Total capacity1 827 000 m3

Elandskuil Dam is a dam on the Swartleegte River, North West, South Africa. It is located in Middle Vaal. The purpose of the dam is for improved irrigation of the local area. It was built in 1969.[1]

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