SX6683 : Fernworthy Reservoir

taken 29 years ago, 3 km from Frenchbeer, Devon, Great Britain

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Fernworthy Reservoir
Fernworthy Reservoir
Fernworthy Reservoir was built between 1937 and 1942 to provide water to Torbay. Its construction meant that a village was submerged. During drought years (1989 was one!) some of the old village features are visible.
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Date Taken
Monday, 21 August, 1989   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 18 May, 2005
Reservoir > Reservoir   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 661 838 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:38.3080N 3:53.6958W
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