National Program for Inspection of Non-Federal Dams, Lovell Reservoir Dam (MA 00872) and Dike (MA 01334), Merrimack River Basin, Fitchburg, Massachusetts. Phase I Inspection Report.
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The project is comprised of and 800 foot long, 80 foot hydraulic height, earthfill main dam, and a 18 foot hydraulic height, 1,600 foot long earthfill dike. The main dam has a 78.5 foot long concrete spillway with a 450 foot long concrete and stone outlet channel. The spillway has a capacity of 4,320 cfs to top of dam elevation 770.5 which is approximately 73 percent of the test flood outflow. The dam and dike are generally in fair condition.
- Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
- Civil Engineering