The Opening of the New Croton Reservoir
From the Scientific American, April 15, 1905
Supplement to the Mount Kisco Recorder, Friday May 5, 1905

This section presented courtesy of
robert f. giordano ASSOCIATES, Inc.

Croton Dam

"The Masonry Dam is 266 Feet Broad at its Base; 297 Feet High from Base to Crest; Its Foundation Extends 130 Feet Below the Bed of the River; It Contains 850,000 Cubic Yards of Masonry; and It Impounds 30,000,000,000 Gallons of Water."

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