Dam Name : Townshend Dam
NPDP ID : VT00004

NPDP IDVT00004
Dam NameTownshend Dam
Other Dam NameTownshend Lake
Year of Completion1961
State ID18410
Is in NIDYes
Is in OperationYes
Longitude-72.7
Latitude43.05
StateVT
CountyWindham
Town Section 
RiverWest River
Owner NameCenae
Owner TypeFederal
Dam TypesEarth Rockfill Gravity
NID CoreCore; Earth; Known;
Crest Length1700
Dam NID Height126
Structral Height126
Hydraulic Height121
Dam Volume1233800
NID TypeRock & Soil
Max Storage Capacity54300
Normal Storage Capacity800
NID Storage Capacity54300
Surface Area95
Drainage Area278
Primary PurposeFlood Control and Storm Water Management
Secondary PurposeRecreation
Hazard ClassificationHigh
EAPYes
Is State RegulatedNo
State Regulatory AgencyDEC
Federal Regulatory AgencyCE