1911 - Construction of Blewett Falls
Rockingham Remembered
Ye Olde Scrapbook
Two views of the construction of the Blewett Falls Dam
and power generating plant, photographed in 1911. The
photo on the bottom was reproduced from a postcard
published by Lackey Bros. Department Store of Hamlet,
which contained the interesting inscription: "Coffer dam,
Richmond Shore, Blewett Falls, near Hamlet, N.C."