May 28, 2022:   The Ten-Mile Dam

Situated on the Little Saskatchewan River, the 10 Mile Dam supplied the city of Brandon with power. The Brandon Electric Light Company built the dam in 1900 and it is considered Manitoba's first hydroelectic power generating station. The dam spanned approximately 80 meters and was constructed from timber and reinforced with clay and stone. The station was decommissioned in 1924

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