Beddington Lake

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Beddington Lake
Location Washington County, Maine, United States
Coordinates 44°49′14″N 68°03′00″W / 44.820495°N 68.049957°W / 44.820495; -68.049957Coordinates: 44°49′14″N 68°03′00″W / 44.820495°N 68.049957°W / 44.820495; -68.049957[1]
Lake type Glacial
Primary inflows Narraguagus River
Primary outflows Narraguagus River
Basin countries United States
Max. length 2.2 mi (3.5 km)
Max. width 0.6 mi (0.97 km)
Surface area 393 acres (159 ha)
Average depth 19 ft (5.8 m)
Max. depth 59 ft (18 m)
Water volume 7,119 acre foot (8,781,000 m3)
Shore length1 11.4 mi (18.3 km)
Surface elevation 240 ft (73 m)
Islands 5+
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Beddington Lake is a lake in Washington County, Maine, United States. It is located less than 0.5 miles (0.80 km) east of the Hancock County border, near the town of Beddington and the intersection of Maine State Routes 9 and 193. The outflow and primary inflow to Beddington Lake is from the Narraguagus River. There are a number of unpaved roads and private residences surrounding the lake.[2][3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Beddington Lake". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved December 18, 2012. 
  2. ^ Lead Mountain, ME (Map). USGS. 
  3. ^ "Beddington Lake". Lakes of Maine. Retrieved December 18, 2012. 
  4. ^ "Beddington Lake" (PDF). Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife. Retrieved December 18, 2012.