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Season 3, Episode 5: Barkhamsted Reservoir

  • Aired: 03/02/2006
  • 27:55
  • Rating: NR
Barkhamsted Reservoir covers what was once known as Barkhamsted Hollow, a village of homes and small farms flooded to create the reservoir. About 8 miles long, it serves as the primary water supply for the metropolitan Hartford area. It’s vast size and recreational opportunities make for a great day out as well as painting.
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Susan visits Barkhamsted Reservoir in Conneticut
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