Conowingo Hydroelectric Dam

Conowingo Hydroelectric Dam

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The Conowingo Dam was completed in 1928. It's construction submerged the original town of Conowingo, which was reconstructed just northeast of the dam. The mile long dam contains 52 floodgates and produces 548 megawatts of electricity with the several turbine upgrades it has recieved over the years. It carries US Route 1 over the Susquehanna River and bridges Harford and Cecil Counties in the northeast corner of Maryland. #Dam #Hydroelectric #Maryland
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