Blackstone Canal
At Pratt Dam
Lincoln, RI
12/12/07
Looking north up canal
Side path across dam goes to right at signs near two trees

Blackstone Canal
View south at bikeway bridge below Pratt Dam
Lincoln, RI
12/12/07

Blackstone Canal
View south along towpath into Lonsdale mill yard at bikeway bridge below Pratt Dam
Lincoln, RI
12/12/07
Canal is to right of large tree

Blackstone Canal
View east along bikeway bridge over Pratt Dam
Lincoln, RI
12/12/07
The dam piers formerly carried a railroad spur into the Lonsdale mill yard

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Control structure at east end of Pratt Dam
Cumberland, RI
12/12/07
It is very dangerous to try canoeing through these arches

Blackstone Canal
View west along Pratt Dam
Cumberland, RI
12/12/07

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Upstream face of Pratt Dam looking west
Cumberland, RI
12/12/07
Note the large amount of silt collected by the dam

Blackstone Canal
View west along old dam at Pratt Dam
Cumberland, RI
12/12/07
While the masonry Pratt Dam angles downstream from the spillway on the east end, the old, overgrown dam angled upstream

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View east along Pratt Dam before construction of bikeway bridge
Lincoln, RI
6/8/00
River in high flow

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Bikeway bridge over canal just south of Pratt Dam looking northeast
Lincoln, RI
1/5/12

Blackstone Canal
View north from bikeway bridge over canal just south of Pratt Dam
Lincoln, RI
1/5/12

Blackstone Canal
View south along bikeway just south of Pratt Dam
Lincoln, RI
1/5/12
The bikeway here is on the grade of the never completed Southern New England Railroad

Blackstone Canal
Bikeway sign at parking area in southern Lincoln, RI
1/5/12