SD6717 : Belmont Reservoir

taken 5 years ago, near to Belmont, Blackburn With Darwen, Great Britain

Belmont Reservoir
Belmont Reservoir
A panoramic view of Belmont Reservoir, and the hills beyond, from The Witton Weavers Way on Longworth Moor.

Belmont Reservoir occupies the valley just to the north of Belmont village. It was built in 1826 by Bolton Waterworks to supply water to the rapidly expanding town of Bolton.

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Date Taken
Thursday, 19 July, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 21 July, 2012
Geographical Context
Uplands  Lakes, Wetland, Bog  Water resources  Moorland 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 6714 1708 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:38.9510N 2:29.9155W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 6742 1759
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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West Pennine Moors  Moorland  Moor  Reservoir  Winter Hill  TV Masts  Tv Transmitters  Panorama  Panoramic View  Island 

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