Great Pond (New Hampshire) Information (Geography)

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Great Pond
Great Pond, Kingston NH.jpg
Great Pond
Location Rockingham County, New Hampshire
Coordinates 42°55′19″N 71°3′45″W / 42.92194°N 71.06250°W / 42.92194; -71.06250
GREAT POND (NEW HAMPSHIRE) Latitude and Longitude:

42°55′19″N 71°3′45″W / 42.92194°N 71.06250°W / 42.92194; -71.06250
Primary inflows Powwow River
Primary outflows Powwow River
Basin countriesUnited States
Max. length1.1 mi (1.8 km)
Max. width0.6 mi (0.97 km)
Surface area268 acres (1.08 km2)
Average depth21 ft (6.4 m)
Max. depth50 ft (15 m)
Surface elevation119 ft (36 m)
Settlements Kingston

Great Pond is a 268-acre (1.08 km2) [1] water body located in Rockingham County in southeastern New Hampshire in the United States. The lake lies near the center of the town of Kingston. Kingston State Park, a small preserve with a swimming beach, occupies the northeastern end of the lake, near the town center. The lake is located along the Powwow River, a tributary of the Merrimack River.

The lake is classified as a warmwater fishery, with observed species including smallmouth bass, largemouth bass, chain pickerel, white perch, black crappie, bluegill, yellow perch, and pumpkinseed. [2]

YMCA Camp Lincoln is on the northwest side of the lake.

See also

References

  1. ^ New Hampshire GRANIT state geographic information system Archived 2013-08-03 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ "Great Pond, Kingston" (PDF). NH Fish & Game. Retrieved August 15, 2014.