TQ6832 : Bewl Water Reservoir

taken 11 years ago, near to Three Leg Cross, East Sussex, Great Britain

Bewl Water Reservoir
Bewl Water Reservoir
Looking towards Beaumans on right.
Bewl Water Reservoir
Laying on the Kent and East Sussex border, the reservoir was created between 1973 and 1975, and is the largest inland area of water in the South East of England.

To create the reservoir a 300m long dam was built and a large number of buildings had to be demolished, including some listed buildings which were relocated.

There is a visitor centre and café, boat rides, sailing club, and fishing areas. There is a 13 mile (depending on route) bridleway and footpath around the reservoir.

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TQ6832, 37 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 29 August, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 7 February, 2007
Geographical Context
Water resources 
Primary Subject of Photo
Reservoir 
Category
Reservoir > Reservoir   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 680 327 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:4.1903N 0:23.8414E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 682 329
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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