Top Dams in Essex County, NY

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.
See also: Locales, Mines, Parks, and Woods
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There are 3 dams in Essex County, New York.

  • Marcy Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  44.1586625°
    Longitude:  -73.9507011°
    Elevation:  2362 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Lake Placid, NY 8.47 miles
    • Saranac Lake, NY 14.81 miles
    • Wilmington, NY 17.23 miles
    • Elizabethtown, NY 18.26 miles
    • Witherbee, NY 21.30 miles
  • Lester Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  43.9125618°
    Longitude:  -73.9751394°
    Elevation:  1739 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Schroon Lake, NY 11.83 miles
    • Pottersville, NY 14.75 miles
    • North Creek, NY 14.85 miles
    • Chestertown, NY 19.96 miles
    • Long Lake, NY 22.57 miles
  • Brace Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  43.9570052°
    Longitude:  -73.9590291°
    Elevation:  1791 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Schroon Lake, NY 12.81 miles
    • Pottersville, NY 17.09 miles
    • North Creek, NY 17.96 miles
    • Lake Placid, NY 22.31 miles
    • Chestertown, NY 22.46 miles