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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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Image for Dam Atsion Lake! - Shamong Twp., NJview gallery

NN49.2 km

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Water DamsDam Atsion Lake! - Shamong Twp., NJ

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Atsion Lake is on the Mullica River in Burlington County, New Jersey and is used for recreation purposes. It has been been there since 1930. Its normal surface area is 85 acres. It is owned by NJDOT.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 3/4/2008

last visited: 6/1/2008

Image for Wells Mills Reservoir Dam - Waretown, NJview gallery

NENE60.5 km

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Water DamsWells Mills Reservoir Dam - Waretown, NJ

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This is a smallish dam located within Ocean County's Wells Mills Park. It restricts water from a creek so it does not enter the lake/reservoir. There are 2 metal "draw"s which can be raised to allow water to flow in if need be.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 4/18/2008

last visited: never

Image for Lower Aetna Dam - Medford Lakes, NJview gallery

NN64.1 km

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Water DamsLower Aetna Dam - Medford Lakes, NJ

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This dam was completed in August of 2007 and officially reopened on September 6 of the same year. It is quite a marvel to see and walk upon. There are benches to sit, railings to lean and a plaque which marks the engineering feat.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 3/24/2008

last visited: 2/19/2009

Image for Kirby's Mill Dam - Medford, NJview gallery

NN69.8 km

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Water DamsKirby's Mill Dam - Medford, NJ

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A control dam on the South Branch Rancocas Creek protects the NRHP site Kirby's Mill, home of the last working mill in New Jersey. The history of the damn can be traced back to 1778.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 11/24/2010

last visited: 9/1/2013

Image for Historic Earthen Dam @ Double Trouble - Berkeley and Lacey Twp., NJview gallery

NENE72.9 km

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Water DamsHistoric Earthen Dam @ Double Trouble - Berkeley and Lacey Twp., NJ

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This dam has changed since it was included as a contributing structure for the Double Trouble historic district thirty years ago. In the beginning of the 20th century this was strictly an earthen dam which often failed.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 3/24/2009

last visited: 11/26/2017

Image for Historic Smithville Damview gallery

NN76.3 km

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Water DamsHistoric Smithville Dam

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By damming the river here in the late 1700s, historic Smithville Village became a booming south Jersey town.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member 94RedRover

location: New Jersey

date approved: 3/3/2008

last visited: 2/16/2008

Image for Silver Lake Dover Dam in Delawareview gallery

WW81 km

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Water DamsSilver Lake Dover Dam in Delaware

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Water Dam located on Silver Lake in Dover Delaware. A fish ladder is constructed along side the dam. Stop by Silver Lake Recreational Park and watch the great blue herons fly along the banks of the water.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member barbybig

location: Delaware

date approved: 4/27/2008

last visited: 3/3/2012

Image for Fairmount Dam - Philadelphia, PAview gallery

NWNW88.7 km

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Water DamsFairmount Dam - Philadelphia, PA

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The original Fairmount Dam on the Schuylkill River was completed in 1822 channeling water into the Waterworks, and acting as a spillway. The original dam was replaced in 1928 and is currently still exists.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/10/2013

last visited: 2/28/2016

Image for Neshaminy Creek Dam at Tyler State Park - Newtown, PAview gallery

NN107.5 km

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Water DamsNeshaminy Creek Dam at Tyler State Park - Newtown, PA

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A dam/spillway impounding the Neshaminy Creek in Tyler State Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Lightnin Bug

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/16/2008

last visited: 12/26/2009

Image for Green Lane Reservoir Dam - Green Lane, PAview gallery

NWNW137.3 km

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Water DamsGreen Lane Reservoir Dam - Green Lane, PA

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The Green Lane Reservoir Dam impounds the Perkiomen Creek to form the Green Lane Reservoir.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Lightnin Bug

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/30/2010

last visited: never

Image for Hopewell Lake Damview gallery

NWNW141.6 km

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Water DamsHopewell Lake Dam

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Hopewell Lake dam at French Creek State Park in Southeastern PA.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Lightnin Bug

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/19/2008

last visited: never

Image for Daniel Boone Lake - Birdsboro, PAview gallery

NWNW149.8 km

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Water DamsDaniel Boone Lake - Birdsboro, PA

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Dam at the east end of Daniel Boone Lake on the Daniel Boone Homestead

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Janila

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/13/2018

last visited: never

Image for Little Lehigh Creek Spillway - Allentown, PAview gallery

NWNW159.6 km

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Water DamsLittle Lehigh Creek Spillway - Allentown, PA

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A small dam/spillway in the western reaches of the Little Lehigh Parkway in Allentown, PA.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Lightnin Bug

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/16/2008

last visited: never

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