Lake Cochituate Dam

NW side of Lake Cochituate
Framingham, Massachusetts

Historic Document

Lake Cochituate Dam is located in Middlesex County, Massachusetts certified as a historic location on Thursday January 18, 1990. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Industry/Processing/Extraction, more specifically a Water Works. Lake Cochituate Dam was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Community Planning And Development, Engineering, Politics/Government.

Lake Cochituate Dam Information

Other Name: Water Supply System of Metropolitan Boston MPS
Ownership Type: Local
Type of Resource: Structure
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1890
Level of Governmental Significance: State, Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Fitzgerald,Edmond
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Lake Cochituate Dam Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 2
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:
Framingham Historic Locations Middlesex County Historic Locations Massachusetts Historic Locations