Sunday, May 05, 2013

State blocks work on ball field at Dam Site 35 in New Ipswich

We take our morning walk near the flood control dam 35 here in New Ipswich. Recently the state stopped work on a field located in the flood zone.

This was reported in the Monadnock Ledger-Transcript on May 1st, 2013 by our local reporter Ashley Saari.

Here is a panoramic view of the dam taken in the exact center:




Here is a panoramic view of the ball field improvements in question:





The gate to the field in May 2006


Spillway structured completely submerged in May 2006 (Taken from top of dam)