An early Hopedale map. You can see the entire map
    on the wall in the reference room at the Bancroft
    Memorial Library. The Westcott Mill was at the site of
    Gaskill grist and saw mills in the lower right corner.

November 24, 1927

    The 1955 flood in Spindleville. For more
    pictures of it, click on the picture

    Spindleville Pond and the mill, now
    MC Machine, on March 20, 2007.  

    When Spindleville Pond looks like this,
    it's a pretty good bet that it's August.

     The bridge and dam at Spindleville in October 2007, shortly
    before the project to replace the bridge and dam began.

February 4, 2008

January 1, 2009

May 4, 2009

October 14, 2009

Just below the dam, November 20, 2009

November 20, 2009

Spindleville Pond, Mill (aka Westcott Mill), Dam, and Vicinity

Flood in Spindleville, 2008   

The bridge and dam project , December 2 - 4, 2008

The 1927, 1938 and 1955 floods in Spindleville              1955 Flood   

Now and Then Menu         December 12, 2008 Flood

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From an 1897 Sanborn insurance map.