Accession Number:

ADA155985

Title:

National Program for Inspection of Non-Federal Dams. Shelburne Falls Fire District Reservoir Dam MA 00462, Connecticut River Basin, Colrain, Massachusetts. Phase I Inspection Report.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

CORPS OF ENGINEERS WALTHAM MA NEW ENGLAND DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

57.0

Abstract:

This dam is a 71-year old earth embankment dam which impounds water for fire protection and provides a back up supply of water for Shelburne Falls distribution system. The dam appears to be in fair condition. It is small in size and has a hazard potential of significant. The recommended test flood for a dam this size is one half of the Probable Maximum Flood. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE