SD6721 : Sunnyhurst Hey Reservoir

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

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Sunnyhurst Hey Reservoir
Sunnyhurst Hey Reservoir
The pond at the western end of the former reservoir, which has been discontinued by cutting a notch in the dam (centre left).
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).
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SD6721, 90 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 18 September, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 21 September, 2019
Geographical Context
Lakes, Wetland, Bog  Derelict, Disused  Water resources 
Primary Subject of Photo
Reservoir 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 674 218 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:41.5407N 2:29.6372W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 675 217
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Former Reservoir  Pond 

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