Angelica Dam (demolished) – Reading PA

City:
Reading, PA

Site Type:
Infrastructure and Utilities, Dams

New Deal Agencies:
Work Relief Programs, Works Progress Administration (WPA)

Description

Refurbishing of Reading, Pennsylvania’s former Angelica [Lake] Dam was made possible by the WPA. The dam was damaged in 2001 and is no longer extant.

Source notes

"Legacy; Projects from program still in use"; Reading Eagle, Apr. 23, 2005 (page A2).

Site originally submitted by Evan Kalish on June 5, 2014.

Location Info


Reading, PA

Coordinates: 40.310971, -75.92419

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