Cobbs Hill Reservoir

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Cobbs Hill Reservoir
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Location Rochester, Monroe County, New York
Coordinates 43°08′19″N 77°34′18″W / 43.13861°N 77.57167°W / 43.13861; -77.57167Coordinates: 43°08′19″N 77°34′18″W / 43.13861°N 77.57167°W / 43.13861; -77.57167
Type Reservoir
Basin countries United States
Surface area 18 acres (73,000 m2)
Water volume 144,000,000 U.S. gallons (550,000 m3)
Surface elevation 633 ft (193 m)

Cobbs Hill Reservoir is a reservoir located in Cobbs Hill Park in Rochester, New York, United States. The reservoir is used to supply drinking water to the city of Rochester.

Construction was completed in 1908. The smaller Lake Riley north of it was part of the old Erie Canal system. I-490 now runs on the old canal bed here.

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