Tuxbury Pond

Tuxbury Pond is a lake which straddles the Massachusetts-New Hampshire border, abutting the towns of Amesbury, Massachusetts and South Hampton, New Hampshire. It is located along the Powwow River. It has two islands in the middle, and a large summer camp resort lies along the Massachusetts shore.

Tuxbury Pond
South end of Tuxbury Pond, Amesbury MA
South end of Tuxbury Pond
LocationRockingham County, New Hampshire;
Essex County, Massachusetts
Coordinates42°51′50″N 70°59′35″W / 42.86389°N 70.99306°WCoordinates: 42°51′50″N 70°59′35″W / 42.86389°N 70.99306°W
Primary inflowsPowwow River
Primary outflowsPowwow River
Basin countriesUnited States
Max. length2.1 mi (3.4 km)
Max. width0.5 mi (0.80 km)
Surface area119 acres (48 ha)
Surface elevation29 m (95 ft)
SettlementsSouth Hampton, New Hampshire;
Amesbury, Massachusetts
Amesbury, Massachusetts

Amesbury is a city in Essex County, Massachusetts, located on the left bank of the Merrimack River near its mouth, upstream from Salisbury and across the river from Newburyport and West Newbury. The population was 16,283 at the 2010 census. A former farming and mill town, Amesbury is today largely residential. It is one of the two northernmost towns in Massachusetts (the other being neighboring Salisbury).

List of lakes of the United States

This is a list of lakes (including reservoirs) in the United States, grouped by state.

Powwow River

The Powwow River is a 22.8-mile-long (36.7 km) river located in New Hampshire and Massachusetts in the United States. It is a tributary of the Merrimack River, part of the Gulf of Maine watershed.


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