10/02/06 61 W - + 18 - 12 Raleigh Beach / Milburnie Dam / Hydro Plant


Did you know that old Raleigh Beach, site of many a water rescue, er, recovery in its heydey, has a dam upstream with a small hydroelectric plant? The generated power is sold to Progress Energy, we're told. A reader was inquiring and a little Google searching yielded both an aerial view and a ground-level picture.





  
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