Sheep Ridge Spurs, Mississippi River Mile 869
During the historic flood of 2011, the Mississippi River saw record breaking water levels between Cairo, IL and Memphis, TN. Near Tiptonville, TN, Sheep Ridge Spur Levee (private) was overtopped and crevassed when the Mississippi River hit 48.35 feet on the Tiptonville gage.

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