Windsor Historical Society offers Special Tour of Farmington River Power Company and Rainbow Fish Ladder

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May 19 2019

96 Palisado Ave. (Route 159)
Windsor, CT 06006
860-688-3813

PRICE: $6 for adults, $5 for seniors and students, and $4 for Windsor Historical Society members

PHONE: 860-688-3813

TIME: 01:00 pm - 02:30 pm

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Take this rare opportunity to tour Windsor's Rainbow Dam and Fish Ladder and the Farmington River Power Company built by Stanley Works in 1925. You will see historic photographs and learn how the turbines and generators work with Don Zessin, Plant Manager. Then view migrating fish, observe how a fish ladder and fish traps operate, and learn more about fish habits from Bruce Williams of the Inland Fish Division of Connecticut's Department of Energy and Environmental Protection.

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