ST5367 : The old compensator

taken 7 months ago, near to Barrow Gurney, North Somerset, Great Britain

The old compensator
The old compensator
Barrow Gurney is the site of three large man-made reservoirs, built to provide drinking water for Bristol and surrounds. Along with them, a compensation reservoir was constructed closer to the village but it has been disused for over a century. The faded signs warns that the area will not take vehicles over 3.5 tons, except with written permission from the authority.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 17 August, 2017   (more nearby)
Thursday, 17 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Water resources  Village, Rural settlement 
Primary Subject of Photo
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 5326 6775 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:24.4103N 2:40.4020W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 5325 6775
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Compensation Reservoir  Former Reservoir 

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