Barrage EDF du Sablier

Inaugurated in 1958, this is the smallest dam on the Dordogne, but also an original structure. Far from the spectacular constructions of the past, it gently harnesses water and filters it like an hourglass. Height 35 m. Reservoir 9 km.
No inside tour of the dam.
Le Sablier
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