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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 Holyoke Dam - Holyoke and South Hadley, MAview gallery

NN14.6 km

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Water DamsHolyoke Dam - Holyoke and South Hadley, MA

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The Holyoke Dam spans the Connecticut River between the City of Holyoke and the Town of South Hadley, MA

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/30/2012

last visited: never

Image for Collins Manufacturing Company Dam - Wilbraham MAview gallery

NENE15.1 km

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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

Image for Bliss St Dam - Monson MAview gallery

EE21.6 km

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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

Image for Ayers and Aldrich Co. Dam - Granby MAview gallery

NN22.7 km

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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

Image for Winsor Dam.  Belchertown, MAview gallery

NENE29.1 km

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Water DamsWinsor Dam. Belchertown, MA

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One of two dams that hold back the Swift River and the Ware River Diversion to form the Quabbin Reservoir.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WN1E

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/26/2008

last visited: 10/23/2008

Image for Warren Cotton Mill Dam - Warren MAview gallery

NENE31.9 km

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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

Image for Goodnough Dike.  Ware, MAview gallery

NENE33 km

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Water DamsGoodnough Dike. Ware, MA

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The Goodnough Dike holds back the water of the Beaver Brook. It, along with the Winsor Dam, helps forms the Quabbin Reservoir.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WN1E

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/20/2008

last visited: 7/4/2012

Image for Lower Canal Dam - Ware River - Ware MAview gallery

NENE34.1 km

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Water DamsLower Canal Dam - Ware River - Ware MA

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Located behind Otis Factory #1 in Ware MA

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/21/2014

last visited: never

Image for Hamilton Resevoir Dam - Holland MAview gallery

EE34.9 km

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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

Image for East Brimfield Damview gallery

EE37.2 km

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Water DamsEast Brimfield Dam

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The East Brimfield Dam is located on the Quinebaug River in Sturbridge, Massachusetts, approximately 20 miles (32 km) southwest of Worcester, Massachusetts. Designed and constructed by the United States Army Corps of Engineers, this dam substantially reduces flooding along the Quinebaug and Thames rivers. Construction of the project began in 1958 with completion in 1960 at a cost of US$7,020,000.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member dremoto

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/18/2008

last visited: 9/8/2016

Image for Northampton Resevoir Upper Dam - South Deerfield MAview gallery

NN41.2 km

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Water DamsNorthampton Resevoir Upper Dam - South Deerfield MA

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Located on Conway Rd in South Deerfield

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/19/2014

last visited: never

Image for Westville Dam, MAview gallery

EE42.6 km

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Water DamsWestville Dam, MA

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The dam at Westville Lake is situated on the Quinebaug River in the towns of Southbridge and Sturbridge, Massachusetts, approximately seven miles downstream from Old Sturbridge Village. The Westville Lake Recreation Area lies just outside

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member dremoto

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/18/2008

last visited: 10/23/2008

Image for Mansfield Hollow Damview gallery

SESE48.8 km

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Water DamsMansfield Hollow Dam

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The Mansfield Hollow Dam was built as one of six flood control dams in the Thames River watershed, and the impounded water, Mansfield Lake, is used for boating, fishing and other recreational use.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Connecticut

date approved: 7/8/2008

last visited: 10/9/2010

Image for Fabyan Mill Dam - Thompson CTview gallery

EE52.9 km

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Water DamsFabyan Mill Dam - Thompson CT

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Built in 1804, this location is a put in for kayaking in the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Connecticut

date approved: 9/6/2013

last visited: never

Image for Wiley and Russell Dam, Greenfield River - Greenfield, MAview gallery

NN55.7 km

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Water DamsWiley and Russell Dam, Greenfield River - Greenfield, MA

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The Wiley and Russell Dam located near Deerfield and Meridian Streets once powered a cutlery factory.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 11/20/2011

last visited: never

Image for Mill Street Dam, Greenfield River - Greenfield, MAview gallery

NN56 km

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Water DamsMill Street Dam, Greenfield River - Greenfield, MA

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The Mill Street Dam on the Greefield River behind the Museum of Our Industrial Heritage originally powered a gristmill, then the cutlery and metalworks factory now standing.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 11/20/2011

last visited: never

Image for Turners Falls Dam - Montague, MAview gallery

NN58.9 km

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Water DamsTurners Falls Dam - Montague, MA

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Turners Falls Dam, a large structure taming the formly named Great Falls on the Connecticut River to provide power for electricity and mills, still provides water power from the river, enhanced with stored water on Northfield Mountain.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/24/2010

last visited: 7/19/2012

Image for Shelburne Falls/Salmon Falls Dam - Buckland-Shelburne, MAview gallery

NN59.5 km

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Water DamsShelburne Falls/Salmon Falls Dam - Buckland-Shelburne, MA

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The Shelburne Falls Dam, also known as the Salmon Falls Dam, obstructs the Deerfield River in the village of Shelburne Falls.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/21/2016

last visited: 10/13/2018

Image for Beckley Furnace Dam - Canaan CTview gallery

WW59.5 km

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Water DamsBeckley Furnace Dam - Canaan CT

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The dam was originally built in 1847 as the power source for the Beckeley Furnance. Today it is a Connecticut State Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Connecticut

date approved: 1/26/2015

last visited: 7/21/2018

Image for Hurlbur Paper - Willow Mill Dam - Lee, MA, USAview gallery

WW62.3 km

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Water DamsHurlbur Paper - Willow Mill Dam - Lee, MA, USA

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Hurlbut Paper - Willow Mill Dam supplies power to the mill and a resevior of water for the paper recycling process.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GAGELSIE

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/2/2010

last visited: 9/24/2011

Image for Shingle Mill-Wagon Shop Site, Dam and Waterway - Sutton, MAview gallery

EE64.4 km

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Water DamsShingle Mill-Wagon Shop Site, Dam and Waterway - Sutton, MA

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Dam and Waterway connecting to the pond and dam across the street is the site of the Shingle Mill and Wagon Shop.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/21/2013

last visited: never

Image for Whetstone Brook Dam - Danielson, CTview gallery

SESE66.5 km

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Water DamsWhetstone Brook Dam - Danielson, CT

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Best seen from Peep Toad Road

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Connecticut

date approved: 5/30/2017

last visited: never

Image for Wallum Lake Dam, Burrillville, R.I.view gallery

EE67.8 km

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Water DamsWallum Lake Dam, Burrillville, R.I.

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A small dam located on the southern edge of Wallum Lake in Burrillville, Rhode Island.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member dremoto

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 11/11/2008

last visited: 4/25/2010

Image for Occum Hydroelectric Plant and Dam - Norwich CTview gallery

SESE69.4 km

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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

Image for Glen Falls Dam - Moosup, CTview gallery

SESE71.8 km

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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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