Physical Plant: A Division of Facilities & Campus Services

Campus Pond
Campus Pond

Campus Pond

A stream running through campus was dammed by two students during the Winter of 1890 and 1891 forming what would become the Campus Pond, a source of natural ice in the days before refrigeration and site for student activities in later years.​

 

  • Campus Pond
    Campus Pond
  • Campus Pond
    Campus Pond, Photo: Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
  • Campus Pond
    Campus Pond, Photo: Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries