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Wolwedans Dam
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Wolwedans Dam is located in South Africa
Wolwedans Dam
Location of Wolwedans Dam in South Africa
Official name Wolwedans Dam
Country South Africa
Location Western Cape
Coordinates 34°0′49″S 22°13′0″E / 34.01361°S 22.21667°E
Purpose Water supply
Opening date 1990
Owner(s) Department of Water Affairs
Dam and spillways
Type of dam Arch-gravity
Impounds Great Brak River
Height 70 metres (230 ft)
Length 268 metres (879 ft)
Creates Wolwedans Dam Reservoir
Total capacity 25,530,000 cubic metres (902,000,000 cu ft)
Catchment area 123 km2
Surface area 117 hectares (290 acres)
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