Saturday, August 6th, 2011
Photo by Nancy Allen
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Grand Lake St. Marys State Park operates three diesel-powered dredges: the Pump a Little, St. Marys and Eagle. The state park employs six dredge operators. Pictured is the St. Marys:
• Built in 1968 and began working on the lake in 1968
• 88 feet long and 21 feet wide
• 12-inch discharge pipe
• Pumps roughly 250 cubic yards of sediment an hour
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