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Quaker Lake Dam - Allegany State Park, NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member stinger503
N 42° 03.105 W 078° 52.550
17T E 675780 N 4657705
Quick Description: Dam enabling the creation of Quaker Lake
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 6/8/2015 12:38:12 PM
Waymark Code: WMP18H
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 1

Long Description:
This dam allowed the creation of Quaker Lake. In the 1968 the dam was built along Quaker Run, and created a lake about 40 feet deep and 268 acres wide. The lake is used for recreation in Allegany State Park.

The water flows from the dam into the Allegheny River Reservoir.
Waterway where the dam is located: Quaker Run

Main use of the Water Dam: Recreation Area

Material used in the structure: Concrete

Height of Dam: 30 ft

Date built: 1/1/1968

Fishing Allowed: yes

Motor Sports Allowed: yes

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