SE2100 : Langsett Reservoir

taken 4 years ago, near to Langsett, Barnsley, Great Britain

Langsett Reservoir
Langsett Reservoir
Langsett Reservoir was constructed between 1889 and 1905, and is now managed by Yorkshire Water. It is around a mile long, with an area of 51 hectares and a depth of 29 m. It supplies water to Sheffield and Barnsley. A temporary village of corrugated iron huts was built near Langsett village to house construction workers. This included hospital, canteen and recreational facilities.
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SE2100, 143 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 21 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 22 September, 2013
Geographical Context
Uplands  Paths  Village, Rural settlement  Water resources 
Place (from Tags)
Langsett 
Name (from Tags)
Langsett Reservoir 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 2121 0030 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:29.9385N 1:40.9040W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2073 9953
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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