Croton Dam

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National Register Of Historic Places In Michigan - Newaygo County
... Date listed Location City or town Summary Croton Dam Mound Group 02009-06-23June 23, 2009 Address Restricted Croton Croton Hydroelectric Plant 01979-08-16Augus ... The 40-foot-high (12 m) dam impounds 7.2 billion U.S ... The Croton Dam is one of the earliest examples of the use of hydraulic sluicing in construction east of the Mississippi River ...
New Croton Dam
... The New Croton Dam, part of the New York City water supply system, stretches across the Croton River near Croton-on-Hudson, New York, about 22 miles (35 km) north of New York City ... Designed by Alphonse Fteley (1837–1903), this masonry dam is 266 feet (81 m) broad at its base and 297 feet (91 m) high from base to crest ... extends 130 feet (40 m) below the bed of the river, and the dam contains 850,000 cubic yards (650,000 m3) of masonry ...

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