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Dam at Douglas Rd - Whitinsville MA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie
N 42° 06.570 W 071° 39.924
19T E 279629 N 4665372
Quick Description: Sits at the location of Whitinsville Mill and Forge built in 1826.
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Date Posted: 7/2/2015 3:44:14 AM
Waymark Code: WMP50Y
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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Long Description:
The mill was built in 1826 by Paul Whitin and Sons as a cotton textile machinery mill. A historical account (see photo gallery) indicates the "mill stands at the falls of the Mumford River". It describes falls, however over the years it appears that a structure was put in place acting as a dam.
Waterway where the dam is located: Mumford River

Main use of the Water Dam: Other

Material used in the structure: Concrete

Height of Dam: 15 feet

Fishing Allowed: no

Motor Sports Allowed: no

Date built: Not listed

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