Quarry Reservoir 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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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
42.6667616°, -70.6278219°
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66 ft. (20 m.)

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US Topo Map

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Quarry Reservoir Dam is covered by the Gloucester OE N, MA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

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Rowe Point Water 0.3 mi
Pigeon Hill Land 0.4 mi
Sandy Bay Ledge Land 0.4 mi
Bartlett Rock Land 0.5 mi

Historical Weather

Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is MARBLEH which is approximately 17 miles away and has an elevation of 96 feet (30 feet higher than Quarry Reservoir Dam). Because the nearest station and this geographic feature may have differences in elevation and topography, the historic weather at the two separate locations may be different as well.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (in inches)

Month Precip AVG High Temp AVG Low Temp
January 4.14" 37.1° 20.4°
February 3.42" 39.7° 22.7°
March 4.14" 46.6° 29.7°
April 4.19" 56.8° 38.3°
May 3.40" 67.2° 48.0°
June 2.95" 76.3° 57.5°
July 3.10" 82.1° 63.0°
August 3.46" 80.5° 62.1°
September 4.03" 73.0° 54.7°
October 4.22" 62.4° 45.0°
November 4.50" 52.2° 36.8°
December 3.96" 41.9° 26.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 76% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 54% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 71% of other locations on record.