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Ossining, New York
Local government owned

Croton Road Dam and Dike is located in Ossining, New York. It was built .

The dam is owned by the local government.

Location
Croton Road Dam and Dike
Ossining, New York, U.S.
Dam type
Other
Dam type
Other
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
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Town of New Castle
Owner
Local government

Croton Road Dam and Dike is owned by the local government.

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None None
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Dam length 220 feet
Dam height 15 feet
Surface area 3 acres
Drainage area 0 square miles
220 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.

15 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.

3 acres
Surface area

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

0 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.

Has 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.

3/31/2015
Most recent inspection date

Inspections are every 4 years.

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Latitude 41
Longitude -73
NID ID (National ID) NY16904
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