Hubbard River facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsHubbard River
|Main source||junction of Babcock Brook and Hall Pond Brook Tolland, Massachusetts
|River mouth||Barkhamsted Reservoir,
528 feet (161 m)
|Length||4.6 miles (7.4 km)|
The river is a main feature of Massachusetts's Granville State Forest where it drops 450 feet (140 m) in 2.5 miles (4.0 km). It is named for Samuel Hubbard, the English colonist who first came to the area in 1749. The river heads in Tolland, Massachusetts, at the junction of Babcock Brook and Hall Pond Brook, then flows southeast across Granville, Massachusetts to Barkhamsted Reservoir in the town of Hartland, Connecticut.
- Babcock Brook, Hall Pond Brook, Halfway Brook and Pond Brook
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