The vision of Sir John G.M. Compton, Rt. Honourable Prime Minister in the early nineteen century became a reality when the Dam was constructed in the Roseau River.
The construction of the Dam was in three (3) components:
The Dam - A 130 feet high Dam, 600 feet across in the Roseau River, one of the principal rivers of St. Lucia, creates a Lake one mile long storing 700 Million gallons of water when full.