Scott Lake (Waterford Township, Michigan) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsWatkins Lake
|Location||Oakland County, Michigan|
|Basin countries||United States|
|Surface area||77.5 acres (31.4 ha)|
|Max. depth||35 ft (11 m)|
The private, 35-ft deep lake, all-sports lake is spring fed and is entirely residential. It is located north of Scott Lake Rd. and west of Dixie Highway.
Scott Lake was named for Spencer Scott (1792-1872) who, in 1846, settled on the banks of the lake that would bear his family name. Scott came to the lake from his birthplace in Franklin, Sussex Co., New Jersey.
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