Top Dams in Essex County, MA

Dams

Dam

Water barrier or embankment built across the course of a stream or into a body of water to control and (or) impound the flow of water.
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There are 110 dams in Essex County, Massachusetts.

  • Icon Latitude:  42.6484282°
    Longitude:  -70.6628226°
    Elevation:  79 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Annisquam, MA 1.01 miles
    • Riverdale, MA 1.19 miles
    • Riverview, MA 1.48 miles
    • Bay View, MA 1.50 miles
    • Lanesville, MA 2.04 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.6134285°
    Longitude:  -70.6994897°
    Elevation:  85 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • West Gloucester, MA 0.57 miles
    • Riverview, MA 1.58 miles
    • Riverdale, MA 1.88 miles
    • Gloucester, MA 1.91 miles
    • East Gloucester, MA 2.62 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.6067619°
    Longitude:  -70.7128233°
    Elevation:  43 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • West Gloucester, MA 0.47 miles
    • Magnolia, MA 2.29 miles
    • Riverview, MA 2.37 miles
    • Gloucester, MA 2.66 miles
    • Riverdale, MA 2.68 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.6117619°
    Longitude:  -70.6978229°
    Elevation:  85 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • West Gloucester, MA 0.66 miles
    • Riverview, MA 1.63 miles
    • Gloucester, MA 1.84 miles
    • Riverdale, MA 1.91 miles
    • East Gloucester, MA 2.53 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.6084285°
    Longitude:  -70.7011564°
    Elevation:  85 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • West Gloucester, MA 0.59 miles
    • Riverview, MA 1.92 miles
    • Gloucester, MA 2.06 miles
    • Riverdale, MA 2.20 miles
    • Magnolia, MA 2.45 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.6434283°
    Longitude:  -70.6694894°
    Elevation:  89 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Riverdale, MA 0.74 miles
    • Riverview, MA 0.99 miles
    • Annisquam, MA 1.11 miles
    • Bay View, MA 1.86 miles
    • Gloucester, MA 1.94 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.6084285°
    Longitude:  -70.7061565°
    Elevation:  66 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • West Gloucester, MA 0.41 miles
    • Riverview, MA 2.06 miles
    • Gloucester, MA 2.31 miles
    • Riverdale, MA 2.36 miles
    • Magnolia, MA 2.41 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.6334283°
    Longitude:  -70.6778228°
    Elevation:  16 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Riverdale, MA 0.17 miles
    • Riverview, MA 0.21 miles
    • Gloucester, MA 1.45 miles
    • Annisquam, MA 1.73 miles
    • East Gloucester, MA 2.15 miles
  • Dykes Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  42.6032115°
    Longitude:  -70.7241282°
    Elevation:  118 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • West Gloucester, MA 0.99 miles
    • Magnolia, MA 2.15 miles
    • Riverview, MA 2.95 miles
    • Riverdale, MA 3.28 miles
    • Gloucester, MA 3.28 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.6129675°
    Longitude:  -70.6924195°
    Elevation:  75 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • West Gloucester, MA 0.93 miles
    • Riverview, MA 1.43 miles
    • Gloucester, MA 1.56 miles
    • Riverdale, MA 1.68 miles
    • East Gloucester, MA 2.26 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.7384246°
    Longitude:  -71.0428339°
    Elevation:  69 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Riverside, MA 1.80 miles
    • Bradford, MA 2.73 miles
    • Haverhill, MA 3.14 miles
    • Ward Hill, MA 3.34 miles
    • Rocks Village, MA 5.34 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.6134261°
    Longitude:  -71.1411673°
    Elevation:  79 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Andover, MA 3.12 miles
    • Wilmington, MA 4.91 miles
    • South Lawrence, MA 5.74 miles
    • Reading, MA 6.50 miles
    • Lawrence, MA 6.56 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.6334253°
    Longitude:  -71.2211693°
    Elevation:  144 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Oaklands, MA 3.28 miles
    • Belvidere, MA 3.51 miles
    • Bleachery, MA 4.21 miles
    • Centralville, MA 4.53 miles
    • Andover, MA 4.61 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.6434252°
    Longitude:  -71.2045024°
    Elevation:  118 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Andover, MA 3.58 miles
    • Oaklands, MA 4.18 miles
    • Belvidere, MA 4.35 miles
    • South Lawrence, MA 4.45 miles
    • Lawrence, MA 4.87 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.603817°
    Longitude:  -70.9397906°
    Elevation:  79 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Danvers, MA 2.05 miles
    • Topsfield, MA 2.39 miles
    • North Beverly, MA 3.13 miles
    • Beverly, MA 4.37 miles
    • Montserrat, MA 4.71 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.8600901°
    Longitude:  -70.9394995°
    Elevation:  85 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Amesbury, MA 0.49 miles
    • Salisbury, MA 4.19 miles
    • Newburyport, MA 4.55 miles
    • Rocks Village, MA 4.71 miles
    • Joppa, MA 5.59 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.6717584°
    Longitude:  -71.1495017°
    Elevation:  33 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Andover, MA 1.12 miles
    • South Lawrence, MA 1.68 miles
    • Lawrence, MA 2.53 miles
    • Methuen, MA 4.31 miles
    • Ward Hill, MA 6.32 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.8384238°
    Longitude:  -70.9328324°
    Elevation:  33 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Amesbury, MA 1.39 miles
    • Newburyport, MA 3.33 miles
    • Salisbury, MA 3.67 miles
    • Rocks Village, MA 4.04 miles
    • Joppa, MA 4.42 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.5700942°
    Longitude:  -71.0294974°
    Elevation:  56 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Lynnfield, MA 2.35 miles
    • West Peabody, MA 2.46 miles
    • Reading, MA 4.55 miles
    • Wakefield, MA 4.92 miles
    • Danvers, MA 5.07 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.7417577°
    Longitude:  -71.0711679°
    Elevation:  95 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Riverside, MA 1.89 miles
    • Bradford, MA 1.93 miles
    • Ward Hill, MA 1.95 miles
    • Haverhill, MA 2.40 miles
    • Rosemont, MA 4.74 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.7800904°
    Longitude:  -71.0661683°
    Elevation:  138 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Haverhill, MA 0.62 miles
    • Bradford, MA 0.88 miles
    • Riverside, MA 1.40 miles
    • Ward Hill, MA 2.49 miles
    • Rosemont, MA 2.81 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.7900902°
    Longitude:  -71.0661684°
    Elevation:  115 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Haverhill, MA 1.11 miles
    • Bradford, MA 1.50 miles
    • Riverside, MA 1.99 miles
    • Rosemont, MA 2.47 miles
    • Ward Hill, MA 2.99 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.7917571°
    Longitude:  -71.0428345°
    Elevation:  102 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Riverside, MA 1.95 miles
    • Haverhill, MA 2.05 miles
    • Bradford, MA 2.27 miles
    • Rocks Village, MA 2.41 miles
    • Rosemont, MA 3.56 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.7850906°
    Longitude:  -71.0311676°
    Elevation:  85 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Riverside, MA 1.73 miles
    • Rocks Village, MA 2.25 miles
    • Haverhill, MA 2.42 miles
    • Bradford, MA 2.51 miles
    • Ward Hill, MA 4.17 miles
  • Stephens Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  42.776757°
    Longitude:  -71.0878353°
    Elevation:  20 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Haverhill, MA 0.54 miles
    • Bradford, MA 0.78 miles
    • Ward Hill, MA 1.60 miles
    • Riverside, MA 2.14 miles
    • Rosemont, MA 2.21 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.7967563°
    Longitude:  -71.1345031°
    Elevation:  138 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Rosemont, MA 1.28 miles
    • Ayers Village, MA 1.87 miles
    • Ward Hill, MA 3.18 miles
    • Haverhill, MA 3.23 miles
    • Bradford, MA 3.52 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.5867614°
    Longitude:  -70.8744938°
    Elevation:  59 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • North Beverly, MA 0.76 miles
    • Montserrat, MA 1.72 miles
    • Centerville, MA 1.75 miles
    • Beverly, MA 1.98 miles
    • Beverly Cove, MA 2.54 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.5786631°
    Longitude:  -70.87621°
    Elevation:  180 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • North Beverly, MA 0.57 miles
    • Montserrat, MA 1.22 miles
    • Beverly, MA 1.41 miles
    • Centerville, MA 1.79 miles
    • Beverly Cove, MA 2.09 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.5900946°
    Longitude:  -70.8694938°
    Elevation:  43 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • North Beverly, MA 1.10 miles
    • Centerville, MA 1.58 miles
    • Montserrat, MA 1.91 miles
    • Beverly, MA 2.25 miles
    • Beverly Cove, MA 2.66 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.5991642°
    Longitude:  -70.9390526°
    Elevation:  79 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Danvers, MA 1.73 miles
    • Topsfield, MA 2.71 miles
    • North Beverly, MA 2.94 miles
    • Beverly, MA 4.12 miles
    • Montserrat, MA 4.49 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.5992842°
    Longitude:  -70.9543844°
    Elevation:  79 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Danvers, MA 2.08 miles
    • Topsfield, MA 2.66 miles
    • North Beverly, MA 3.66 miles
    • West Peabody, MA 4.20 miles
    • Beverly, MA 4.72 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.5137206°
    Longitude:  -71.0381918°
    Elevation:  72 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Lynnfield, MA 1.82 miles
    • Wakefield, MA 1.83 miles
    • Reading, MA 3.02 miles
    • West Peabody, MA 3.17 miles
    • Melrose Highlands, MA 3.19 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.7267572°
    Longitude:  -71.1895035°
    Elevation:  105 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Methuen, MA 0.08 miles
    • Lawrence, MA 1.91 miles
    • South Lawrence, MA 2.80 miles
    • Ayers Village, MA 4.29 miles
    • Ward Hill, MA 4.82 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.7300906°
    Longitude:  -71.1661697°
    Elevation:  131 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Methuen, MA 1.28 miles
    • Lawrence, MA 1.60 miles
    • South Lawrence, MA 2.44 miles
    • Ward Hill, MA 3.67 miles
    • Ayers Village, MA 3.94 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.5400949°
    Longitude:  -71.0044964°
    Elevation:  89 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • West Peabody, MA 0.67 miles
    • Lynnfield, MA 2.22 miles
    • South Peabody, MA 3.50 miles
    • Peabody, MA 3.95 miles
    • Wakefield, MA 4.18 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.5367616°
    Longitude:  -71.0094964°
    Elevation:  98 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • West Peabody, MA 1.01 miles
    • Lynnfield, MA 1.97 miles
    • South Peabody, MA 3.58 miles
    • Wakefield, MA 3.84 miles
    • Peabody, MA 4.16 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.530095°
    Longitude:  -71.0078296°
    Elevation:  98 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • West Peabody, MA 1.30 miles
    • Lynnfield, MA 2.14 miles
    • South Peabody, MA 3.28 miles
    • Wakefield, MA 3.69 miles
    • Peabody, MA 4.03 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.5517614°
    Longitude:  -71.0044966°
    Elevation:  49 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • West Peabody, MA 0.67 miles
    • Lynnfield, MA 2.39 miles
    • South Peabody, MA 4.03 miles
    • Danvers, MA 4.12 miles
    • Peabody, MA 4.20 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.525095°
    Longitude:  -71.0244965°
    Elevation:  105 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Lynnfield, MA 1.54 miles
    • West Peabody, MA 2.12 miles
    • Wakefield, MA 2.78 miles
    • Reading, MA 3.61 miles
    • South Peabody, MA 3.96 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.7000911°
    Longitude:  -71.1661692°
    Elevation:  43 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Lawrence, MA 0.50 miles
    • South Lawrence, MA 0.70 miles
    • Methuen, MA 2.20 miles
    • Andover, MA 3.24 miles
    • Ward Hill, MA 5.04 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.560095°
    Longitude:  -70.8894938°
    Elevation:  26 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Beverly, MA 0.49 miles
    • Montserrat, MA 1.20 miles
    • North Beverly, MA 1.43 miles
    • Beverly Cove, MA 1.88 miles
    • Salem Neck, MA 2.15 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.5667615°
    Longitude:  -70.9128278°
    Elevation:  187 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Danvers, MA 1.05 miles
    • North Beverly, MA 1.63 miles
    • Beverly, MA 1.76 miles
    • Montserrat, MA 2.39 miles
    • Peabody, MA 2.81 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.5600948°
    Longitude:  -70.9411618°
    Elevation:  20 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Danvers, MA 1.18 miles
    • Peabody, MA 2.32 miles
    • West Peabody, MA 2.86 miles
    • North Salem, MA 2.96 miles
    • North Beverly, MA 3.10 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.5000955°
    Longitude:  -71.0161626°
    Elevation:  66 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Saugus, MA 2.46 miles
    • Wakefield, MA 2.92 miles
    • West Lynn, MA 2.98 miles
    • Melrose Highlands, MA 3.06 miles
    • Lynnfield, MA 3.14 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.4867623°
    Longitude:  -71.0361629°
    Elevation:  154 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Melrose Highlands, MA 1.69 miles
    • Saugus, MA 2.02 miles
    • Wakefield, MA 2.31 miles
    • Melrose, MA 2.48 miles
    • Wyoming, MA 2.80 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.4934288°
    Longitude:  -71.0394964°
    Elevation:  92 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Melrose Highlands, MA 1.92 miles
    • Wakefield, MA 1.92 miles
    • Saugus, MA 2.48 miles
    • Melrose, MA 2.77 miles
    • Wyoming, MA 3.09 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.4934289°
    Longitude:  -71.007829°
    Elevation:  85 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Saugus, MA 1.98 miles
    • West Lynn, MA 2.36 miles
    • Melrose Highlands, MA 3.14 miles
    • South Peabody, MA 3.18 miles
    • Wakefield, MA 3.43 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.493429°
    Longitude:  -70.9778282°
    Elevation:  85 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • South Peabody, MA 1.83 miles
    • West Lynn, MA 1.95 miles
    • Lynn, MA 2.34 miles
    • Saugus, MA 2.57 miles
    • East Lynn, MA 3.06 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.5017624°
    Longitude:  -70.9528277°
    Elevation:  75 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • South Peabody, MA 0.58 miles
    • Peabody, MA 2.18 miles
    • Lynn, MA 2.42 miles
    • East Lynn, MA 2.58 miles
    • Swampscott, MA 2.79 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  42.473429°
    Longitude:  -71.0511631°
    Elevation:  102 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Melrose Highlands, MA 0.55 miles
    • Melrose, MA 1.29 miles
    • Wyoming, MA 1.60 miles
    • Saugus, MA 2.18 miles
    • Fells, MA 2.41 miles