Accession Number:

ADA156522

Title:

National Program for Inspection of Non-Federal Dams. Whitewater Brook Dam Number 2 (NH 00344) (NHWRB 47.30) Connecticut River Basin, Claremont, New Hampshire. Phase I Inspection Report.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

CORPS OF ENGINEERS WALTHAM MA NEW ENGLAND DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1979-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

93.0

Abstract:

Whitewater Brook Dam No. 2 is an earth dam with a concrete side-channel spillway, Top of dam elevation is 975.0 and spillway crest elevation is 967.0. The dam has a maximum height of 95 ft. and is approximately 425 ft long. The spillway is located at the east end of the dam. Based on visual inspection and available records, the dam is considered to be in good condition. The rock embankments protection on both slopes has deteriorated. It is intermediate in size with a high hazard potential. Vegetation should be removed from the dam embankment. Also a program of regular maintenance should be established. Keywords include Inspection, Dam safety, Connecticut River Basin, Claremont New Hampshire, and Whitewater Brook.

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE