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LOCATION--Lat 42° 25'30", long 72° 01'30"
Worcester County, Hydrologic Unit 01080204, on left bank 700 ft
downstream from Barre Falls Reservoir, 1.6 mi upstream from Burnshirt
River, 4 mi east of Barre, and at mile 33.3.
DRAINAGE AREA--55.1 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD--Discharge: July 1946 to current year.
Water-quality records: Water years 1957, 1994.
REVISED RECORDS--WDR MA-RI-84-1: drainage area. WDR MA-RI-89-1: 1984–88.
GAGE--Data Collection Platform with satellite telemeter. Elevation of gage is 745 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929, from topographic map.
REMARKS--Prior to August 1955, slight regulation at low flow at times by Long Pond. Flow regulated by Barre Falls Reservoir since 1958. Diversion at times since 1955 from 6.5 mi2 upstream of station for municipal supply of Fitchburg.
COOPERATION BY--U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
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