created April 1, 2015
modified April 9, 2016
verified October 29, 2017

Meriden Dams
NAME POND HAZARD CLASS
Baldwins Pond Dam Baldwins Pond B
Beaver Pond Beaver Pond BB
Bishop Fosters Pond Dam Fosters Pond BB
Black Pond Dam Black Pond C
Bradley Hubbard Reservoir Dam Bradley Hubbard Reservoir C
Hanover Pond Dam Hanover Pond C
Merrimere Reservoir Dike Merrimere Reservoir C
Mirror Lake Dam Mirror Lake B
Paddock Road Pond Paddock Road Pond BB
Shoneck Dam High Hill Pond BB

Dam Safety Status as issued by DEEP as of January 22, 2016.



Hazard Classes
Class Damage Level Type of Damage Economic Loss
AA: Negligible Minor damage to roads, land or structures Negligible
A: Low Damage to agricultural lands, unimproved roadways Minimal
BB: Moderate Damage to normally unoccupied storage structures, low volume roadways Moderate
B: Significant Possible loss of life, minor damage to habitatible structures and residences, convalescent homes. Damage to primary roadways and rail lines Significant
C: High Probable loss of life, major damage to habitable structures, residences, convalescent homes, schools, etc. Damage to major highways High
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