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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 DamsÎle du moulin (Barrage) - Terrebonne, Québec

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Barrage de l'île du moulin entre le vieux Terrebonne et l'île St-Jean / Water Dam of île du moulin between old Terrebonne and St-Jean island

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lynx Humble

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 5/3/2016

last visited: never

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Water DamsCowarra Dam, King Creek, NSW, Australia

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The 10,000 million litre Cowarra Off-Creek Storage Dam, completed in 2001, is a multi award-winning facility. It is located 5 kilometres south-east of Wauchope in the Cowarra State Forest.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Grahame Cookie

location: New South Wales, Australia

date approved: 5/3/2016

last visited: never

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Water DamsBarney's Pond Dam - Lincoln RI

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Located at the intersection of Smithfield Ave and Grandview Ave in Lincoln

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 4/21/2016

last visited: never

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Water DamsMoffett Mill Dam - Lincoln RI

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The Moffett Mill was built in 1812. serving as a machine shop and then a shoe-lace and braid factory.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 4/21/2016

last visited: never

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Water DamsButterfly Pond Dam - Lincoln RI

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Nice relaxing spot to just watch the waterfall over the dam.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 4/21/2016

last visited: never

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Water DamsUpper Mill Pond - Candor, NY

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There was both an upper pond and a lower pond in Candor. Both had mills. There is still a dam at the upper pond site, while the lower one has been removed.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 4/21/2016

last visited: never

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Water DamsDie Primstalsperre bei Nonnweiler / RLP / Germany

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Die Talsperre Nonnweiler liegt in der Nähe von Neuhütten in Rheinland-Pfalz. -- The dam Nonnweiler located near Neuhütten in Rheinland-Pfalz.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Iris & Harry

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 4/21/2016

last visited: never

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Water DamsMiddle Slatersville Resevoir Dam- North Smithfiled RI

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There are 2 dams on this reservoir, this one being in the middle of the reservoir to actually form Slatersvile Resevoir

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 4/11/2016

last visited: never

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Water DamsPrehrada Parizov / Parizov Water Dam

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CS: Malebna prehrada z roku 1909-1913. EN: A very nice watter dam from 1909-1913.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member von Bronin

location: Pardubicky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 4/11/2016

last visited: never

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Water DamsGingin Brook Weir - Gingin , Western Australia

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A weir on the Gingin Brook

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg

location: Western Australia, Australia

date approved: 4/10/2016

last visited: never

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Water DamsSparth Reservoir - Marsden, UK

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This reservoir was built as a feeder dam for the Huddersfield Narrow Canal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/5/2016

last visited: never

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Water DamsUpper Slatersville Reservoir Dam - Slatersville RI

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Located below Railroad St in Slatersville RI

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 4/1/2016

last visited: never

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Water DamsSwan Pond Dam - Sutton MA

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Located at the corner of Burdon St and Purgatory Rd.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 4/1/2016

last visited: never

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Water DamsDryden Lake Dam - Dryden, NY

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Originally the dam was for mills. It still keeps shallow weedy glacial lake waters higher. There is fishing in the lake. There is also a town park, a walking trail, a boat launch (electric motors), birding and a golf course.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 3/16/2016

last visited: never

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Water DamsOberon Dam, Oberon, NSW

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The Oberon Dam is part of the Fish River Water Supply Scheme.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tuena

location: New South Wales, Australia

date approved: 3/8/2016

last visited: never

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Water DamsRiver Tawe Barrage - Maritime Quarter - Swansea, Wales.

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The 'Swansea Barrage' or the official name 'River Tawe Barrage' - Completed in 1992 creating a new marina at the mouth of the River Tawe. The Barrage & Fish Pass are located at the Maritime Quarter, Swansea, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/14/2016

last visited: 2/14/2016

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Water DamsGreenwood Park - Lisle, NY

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Flood control was probably part of why this dam was created as there are other flood control dams on this creek. The lake that it helps create it is in Greenwood Park, a county park used for swimming, boating and fishing.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 2/5/2016

last visited: never

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Water DamsStewart Mountain Dam

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Stewart Mountain Dam impounds Saguaro Lake and is located in Tonto National Forest east of Mesa, Arizona. Stewart Mountain and Stewart Mountain Dam are named for the Stewart Ranch which is now under Saguaro Lake.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Azbarite

location: Arizona

date approved: 1/4/2016

last visited: never

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Water DamsBarragem de Lucefécit - [Alandroal, Évora, Portugal]

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A barragem de Lucefécit localiza-se no concelho de Alandroal, distrito de Évora, Portugal. Situa-se na ribeira de Lucefécit. A barragem foi projectada em 1976 e entrou em funcionamento em 1982.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member AlexCatarina

location: Évora, Portugal

date approved: 12/29/2015

last visited: never

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Water DamsSaltaire Weir - Saltaire, UK

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This weir on the River Aire was originally built to power a water mill and is on the edge of a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/29/2015

last visited: never

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Water DamsJennings Pond - Danby, NY

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What was created for a saw and gristmill, then used for ice, became a State Park used for swimming, canoeing, and kayaking.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 12/29/2015

last visited: never

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Water DamsBarragem da Vigia - [Redondo, Évora, Portugal]

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A barragem da Vigia localiza-se no concelho de Redondo, distrito de Évora, Portugal. Situa-se na ribeira do Vale de Vasco. A barragem foi projectada em 1972 e entrou em funcionamento em 1981.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member AlexCatarina

location: Évora, Portugal

date approved: 12/28/2015

last visited: never

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Water DamsBarragem de Vilar - [Moimenta da Beira, Viseu, Portugal]

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A Barragem de Vilar é uma barragem portuguesa erguida no rio Távora, perto da vila de Vilar (Moimenta da Beira).

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member AlexCatarina

location: Viseu, Portugal

date approved: 12/28/2015

last visited: never

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Water DamsCannonsville Reservoir, Delaware County, NY

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" Placed into service in 1964, it holds 95.7 billion gallons at full capacity."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 12/28/2015

last visited: never

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Water DamsBroad Acres Lake Dam, Hoffman, NC, USA

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Part of many CCC projects built in the Great Depression.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 12/16/2015

last visited: 12/17/2015

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