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A dam is a barrier across flowing water that obstructs, directs or retards the flow, often creating a reservoir, lake or impoundment.
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Water DamsLimmatdamm - Dietikon, ZH, Switzerland

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The dam of Dietikon was built in 1888 to channel off water for a hydroelectric power plant.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Region Zuerich (ZH), Switzerland

date approved: 11/27/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsLake William Hovell - Cheshunt, Victoria, Australia

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This earth embankment dam impounds the King River, south of Cheshunt, in rural Victoria.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Grahame Cookie

location: Victoria, Australia

date approved: 11/17/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsBear Gultch Reservoir Dam - Palcines, CA

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A dam built by the CCC inside Pinnacles National Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 10/21/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsKeno Dam - Keno, OR

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Keno Dam is located along the Klamath River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 10/19/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsRudyard Lake Dam - Rudyard, Nr Leek, Staffordshire Moorlands.

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Rudyard Lake is an artificial lake that was created between 1797 and 1800 as a reservoir.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/3/2017

last visited: 6/26/2017

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Water DamsBrucher Talsperre - Marienheide - NRW - Germany

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Die Brucher Talsperre der Gemeinde Marienheide

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CADS11

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 9/20/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsEufaula Dam - Brooken Oklahoma/USA

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Eufaula Dam and Hydroelectric generation. Great spot for fishing too.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member AO and CC

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 9/20/2017

last visited: 10/1/2017

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Water DamsKaprun Hochgebirgsstauseen

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Klettersteig auf der Staumauer Moosersperre

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Woodquarterer

location: Salzburg, Austria

date approved: 9/1/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsRicker Mills Dam - Groton, VT

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This dam at the foot of Ricker Pond once supplied water to the sawmill nearby.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Vermont

date approved: 8/29/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsCollier's Dam - Colliersville, NY

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The dam was created to generate power, by damming the Susquehanna River. Goodyear Lake was created and now there are property owners with an interest in the recreational value of the lake.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 8/7/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsBackwater Dam - Angus, Scotland

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Dam and reservoir, built in the late 1960s, in the foothills of the Grampian Mountains.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member creg-ny-baa

location: Northern Scotland, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/30/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsEyachwehr - Balingen, Germany, BW

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Nearby to the castle 'Zollernschloss' in Balingen, Germany, Baden-Württemberg is a water dam located. It is called 'Eyachwehr'.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tante.Hossi

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 7/30/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsJaffrey Mill Dam - Jaffrey NH

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Dam was constructed to provide power to the Jaffrey Mill in 1868

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: New Hampshire

date approved: 7/22/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsDamm am Rheidter Werth, Niederkassel, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

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Dam with footpath at "Rheidter Werth".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member argus1972

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 7/18/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsMühlenteich im Tal der Sieben Quellen - Straelen - NRW - Germany

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Mühlenteich im Tal der Sieben Quellen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CADS11

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 7/9/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsBarrage Robert Bourassa (LG-2) - Radisson, Québec

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un barrage situé près de municipalité de Radisson, Québec / a dam located near de municipality of Radisson, Quebec

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member oiseau_ca

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 6/30/2017

last visited: 6/24/2017

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Water DamsWarren Cotton Mill Dam - Warren MA

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Built in 1854 serviced Mill #1 of the Warren Cotton Mill

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/29/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsHamilton Resevoir Dam - Holland MA

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Best seen from Sturbridge Road

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/25/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsAyers and Aldrich Co. Dam - Granby MA

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Located on Aldrich Rd, it once feed the Christopher C. Aldrich Grist Mill

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/18/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsCollins Manufacturing Company Dam - Wilbraham MA

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Built around 1872 for the Collins Paper Comany

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/13/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsLaBolt Dam, LaBolt, South Dakota, USA

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Built in 1935, this dam created a small lake on the edge of LaBolt, SD. It is owned by South Dakota Game, Fish, and Parks. Elevation 1389

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NGComets

location: South Dakota

date approved: 6/13/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsBliss St Dam - Monson MA

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Dam was probably built for the Hampton Cotton Co in 1829 to power the once existing mill.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/11/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsGlasgo Dam - Griswold CT

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Located on Glasgo Rd.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Connecticut

date approved: 6/6/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsOccum Hydroelectric Plant and Dam - Norwich CT

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The dam dates to 1865, was intended for providing water power down stream for mills in the area. In 1932 the dam was purchased by Norwich and reconfigured for electrical power generation.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Connecticut

date approved: 6/4/2017

last visited: never

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Water DamsGlen Falls Dam - Moosup, CT

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The Dam is viewable from Brunswick St via the Glen Falls Bridge

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Connecticut

date approved: 5/31/2017

last visited: never

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