Historic NH dam removal complete

A dam that stood for hundreds of years in Merrimack, New Hampshire, has been removed. Having served as a vital part of the town for many years, the dam was used by town settlers to harness the power of the Souhegan River. The removal of the dam, which had fallen into disrepair in recent years, will allow native fish to return to their original spawning grounds for the first time in almost three hundred years...

MERRIMACK, NH, Aug. 29, 2008 -- A dam that stood for hundreds of years in Merrimack, New Hampshire, has been removed. Having served as a vital part of the town for many years, the dam was used by town settlers to harness the power of the Souhegan River. The removal of the dam, which had fallen into disrepair in recent years, will allow native fish to return to their original spawning grounds for the first time in almost three hundred years... >>read more

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