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West Enfield Dam

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Country  United States
Impounds  Penobscot River
Commission date  1988
Impound  Penobscot River
Opening date  1894
Length  970 ft (296 m)
Height  7 m
West Enfield Dam
Location  Penobscot County, Maine
Similar  Milford Dam, Veazie Dam, Great Works Dam

The West Enfield Dam, also known as the Stanford Dam, is a hydroelectric dam on the Penobscot River just above its confluence with the Piscataquis River between the towns of Enfield and Howland in Penobscot County, Maine. The dam actually traverses a thin strip of the territory of the Penobscot Indian Island Reservation. The dam has a fish passage. Its power plant has an 11.4 MW installed capacity.

Map of West Enfield Dam, Howland, ME 04448, USA

References

West Enfield Dam Wikipedia


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