Boca Dam

S end of Boca Resevoir
Truckee, California

Historic Document

Boca Dam is located in Nevada County, California certified as a historic location on Wednesday March 25, 1981. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Industry/Processing/Extraction, more specifically a Water Works, Energy Facility. Boca Dam was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Conservation, Engineering, Agriculture.

Boca Dam Information

Other Name: Newlands Reclamation TR
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: Structure
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1937, 1939
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: US Bureau of Reclamation
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Bureau Of Reclamation

Boca Dam Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 800
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Truckee Historic Locations Nevada County Historic Locations California Historic Locations