SE0119 : Abandoned reservoir, Blackhouse

near to Rishworth, Calderdale, Great Britain

Abandoned reservoir, Blackhouse
Abandoned reservoir, Blackhouse
Blackhouse Reservoir was an open one, fed from springs, that used to supply Ripponden with drinking water until 1991. The photo was taken after it was decommissioned but before it was drained down. The aerial photo on Multimap suggests the dam is still there.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 17 February, 1991   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 12 July, 2006
Geographical Context
Water resources 
Disused (from Tags)
Reservoir > Reservoir   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 015 192 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:40.1565N 1:58.7264W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 015 193
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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