Accession Number:

ADA156585

Title:

National Program for Inspection of Non-Federal Dams. Lower Pond Dam (VT 00059), Richelieu River Basin, Hinesburg, Vermont. Phase I Inspection Report.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

CORPS OF ENGINEERS WALTHAM MA NEW ENGLAND DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1979-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

90.0

Abstract:

The dam is a dry masonry structure with an earthen embankment on the upstream side of the wall. It is about 230 ft. long with a maximum height of 12 ft. The dam is in fair condition. It is small in size with a significant hazard potential. The test flood for the dam is 14 the PMF. Several areas of seepage at the base of the downstream slope of the dam were noted. There are various recommendations which must be implemented by the owner. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE