Accession Number:

ADA156160

Title:

National Program for Inspection of Non-Federal Dams. Powdermill Brook Detention Dam (MA 00605) Connecticut River Basin, Westfield, Massachusetts. Phase I Inspection Report.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

CORPS OF ENGINEERS WALTHAM MA NEW ENGLAND DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

98.0

Abstract:

The dam is a 642 ft. long, 60 ft. high earth embankment flood retention dam. The visual inspection did not disclose any findings that indicate an immediate unsafe condition. The dam is generally in good condition. It should be assured that the gate on the intake structure is in good working order. Barriers should be installed to prevent further intrusion by motorized vehicles. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE