Mountain Street Reservoir Maintenance – Hatfield MA

Description

The federal Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.) furnished the cost of labor for the cleaning of the two reservoirs for the Town of Hatfield: the Mountain Street and Running Gutter Reservoirs.

Town Report: “With the help of WPA funds, we have done some work at the [Mountain Street] reservoir this summer. The small [Running Gutter] reservoir can be cleaned in one day, with two men; while it took fifteen men there for two weeks.”

Source notes

Hatfield Annual Town Report, 1937
https://archive.org/details/hatfieldannua19361944hatf

https://www.townofhatfield.org/Pages/HatfieldMA_Bcomm/Open/ReservoirLoopTrail.pdf

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on June 7, 2016.

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Location Info


Mountain Street Reservoir
Hatfield, MA

Coordinates: 42.404933, -72.669434

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