SD6721 : Sunnyhurst Hey Reservoir dam

taken 3 months ago, near to Ryal Fold, Blackburn With Darwen, Great Britain

Sunnyhurst Hey Reservoir dam
Sunnyhurst Hey Reservoir dam
"View along the former dam at the eastern end.
Sunnyhurst Hey Reservoir was constructed in 1875, and had a capacity of 436 Ml. The dam had a history of seepage and was found to be inadequately constructed (no core). The reservoir has now been discontinued, by cutting a notch in the dam."
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 18 September, 2019   (more nearby)
Saturday, 21 September, 2019
Geographical Context
Derelict, Disused  Water resources 
Primary Subject of Photo
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 6785 2197 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:41.5906N 2:29.3016W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 6787 2194
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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