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Manchester, Connecticut
Recreation
Privately owned
Built in 1870

Case Brothers Upper Pond Dam is built on the Birch Mountain Brook River and is located in Manchester, Connecticut. It was built in 1870 for the purpose of recreation.

The dam is privately owned by Manchester Land Conservation Trust, Inc. It is also known as Case Brothers Upper Pond.

Location
Case Brothers Upper Pond Dam
Manchester, Connecticut, U.S.
Dam type
Other
Dam type
Recreation
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
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Manchester Land Conservation Trust, Inc.
Owner
Private

Case Brothers Upper Pond Dam is privately owned by Manchester Land Conservation Trust, Inc..

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1870
Completed
Birch Mountain Brook River
River built on
Case Brothers Upper Pond Dam was built in 1870.
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Summary
Dam length 300 feet
Dam height 16 feet
Max discharge 812 cubic feet per second
Max storage 52 acre feet
Normal storage 30 acre feet
Surface area 8 acres
Drainage area 2 square miles
300 feet
Dam length

Length of the dam is defined as the length along the top of the dam. This also includes the spillway, powerplant, navigation lock, fish pass, etc., where these form part of the length of the dam. If detached from the dam, these structures should not be included.

16 feet
Dam height

Height of the dam is defined as the vertical distance between the lowest point on the crest of the dam and the lowest point in the original streambed.

812 cubic feet per second
Max discharge

Number of cubic feet per second the spillway is capable of discharging when the reservoir is at its maximum designed water surface elevation.

52 acre feet
Max storage

Maximum storage is defined as the total storage space in a reservoir below the maximum attainable water surface elevation, including any surcharge storage.

30 acre feet
Normal storage

Normal storage is defined as the total storage space in a reservoir below the normal retention level, including dead and inactive storage and excluding any flood control or surcharge storage. For normally dry flood control dams, the normal storage will be a zero value.

8 acres
Surface area

Surface area, in acres, of the impoundment at its normal retention level.

2 square miles
Drainage area

Drainage area of the dam, in square miles, which is defined as the area that drains to a particular point (in this case, the dam) on a river or stream.

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Significant
Downstream potential hazard

Dams assigned the significant hazard potential classification are those dams where failure or mis-operation results in no probable loss of human life but can cause economic loss, environment damage, disruption of lifeline facilities, or impact other concerns. Significant hazard potential classification dams are often located in predominantly rural or agricultural areas but could be located in areas with population and significant infrastructure.

No emergency action plan
Emergency action plan

An emergency action plan is defined as a plan of action to be taken to reduce the potential for property damage and loss of life in an area affected by a dam failure or large flood.

10/2/2014
Most recent inspection date

Inspections are every 5 years.

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Also known as Case Brothers Upper Pond
Distance to nearest town (miles) 1
Latitude 41
Longitude -72
NID ID (National ID) CT00560

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