Power Plant and Dam No. 5 (Potomac River)

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Chesapeake-West Virginia (WV)

  • Category: dams
  • Section: Dams
Power Plant and Dam No. 5, also known as Honeywood Dam, comprises a dam on the Potomac River, originally built for the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal, and a power plant built to take advantage of the river's flow to generate hydroelectric power. The dam is included in Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park.

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