Chebacco Lake Article

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Chebacco Lake
Chebacco Lake.jpg
Location Essex County, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°36′41″N 70°48′40″W / 42.61139°N 70.81111°W / 42.61139; -70.81111
CHEBACCO LAKE Latitude and Longitude:

42°36′41″N 70°48′40″W / 42.61139°N 70.81111°W / 42.61139; -70.81111
Lake type Glacial, Great Pond
Primary outflowsAlewife Brook, Essex River
Basin countriesUnited States
Surface area209 acres (0.85 km2)
Average depth9 feet (2.7 m)
Max. depth22 feet (6.7 m)
Islands1
Settlements Essex, Hamilton

Chebacco Lake is located in Essex County in eastern Massachusetts, United States, within the borders of Essex and Hamilton. It is the largest of five bodies of water that make up the Chebacco Watershed. [1]

Chebacco Lake is designated as a Great Pond, putting it under state ownership but remaining open to public use. [2]

References

  1. ^ "About - ChebaccoLake.org". www.chebaccolake.org.
  2. ^ "Waterways Permitting - Frequently Asked Questions". Mass.gov.

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