SH6644 : The twin water intake tower buildings

near to Tanygrisiau, Gwynedd, Great Britain

The twin water intake tower buildings
The twin water intake tower buildings
Presumably for maintenance purposes, this building provides cover and access to the immense shafts dropping vertically almost to the level of the bottom power station.
Llyn Stwlan
The top reservoir of Ffestiniog Pumped Storage Scheme, which is held in place by Stwlan Dam, a highly visible local landmark (when it's not foggy).
Stwlan Dam
Large concrete Dam constructed in the 1960s to hold back Llyn Stwlan which is the top reservoir for Ffestiniog Power Station.
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2008
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Date Taken
Saturday, 5 April, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 7 April, 2008
Geographical Context
Energy infrastructure 
Place (from Tags)
Stwlan Dam 
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Building   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 665 444 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:58.8214N 3:59.3914W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SH 665 443
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