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Massachusetts
State owned
Built in 1953

Peppers Mill Pond Dam is built on the Beaver Brook River and is located in Massachusetts. It was built in 1953 .

The state-owned dam is owned by the DCR - Dept. of Conservation & Recreation.

Location
Peppers Mill Pond Dam
Massachusetts, U.S.
Dam type
Other
Dam type
Other
Purpose
Unknown
Foundation type
Unknown
Core type
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DCR - Dept. of Conservation & Recreation
Owner
State

The state-owned dam is owned by the DCR - Dept. of Conservation & Recreation.

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1953
Completed
Beaver Brook River
River built on
Peppers Mill Pond Dam was built in 1953.
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Summary
Dam length 103 feet
Dam height 7 feet
Hydraulic height 6 feet
Max storage 71 acre feet
Normal storage 55 acre feet
Surface area 0 acres
Drainage area 2 square miles
103 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.

7 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.

6 feet
Hydraulic height

Hydraulic height of the dam is defined as the vertical difference between the maximum design water level and the lowest point in the original streambed.

71 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.

55 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.

0 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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Low
Downstream potential hazard

Dams assigned the low hazard potential classification are those where failure or misoperation results in no probable loss of human life and low economic and/or environ-mental losses. Losses are principally limited to the owner’s property.

Not required
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.

8/19/2009
Most recent inspection date

Inspections are every 10 years.

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Latitude 42
Longitude -72
NID ID (National ID) MA00591

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