in 1992. It provided locals with water for 108 years and in it's heyday it stored up to 300,000 Gallons
English heritage twice turned down applications to have it listed stating it was "Neither a rare nor
an exceptional example of it's type"
It was previously owned by united utilities until March 2013. It will shortly be demolished to make way for 14
With eleventy billion people milling round the place it was impossible to get many shots without several people in
shot, but here's the images I managed to grab.
The developers opened up the reservoir for public tours for a two week
period before the demolition begins. On the first Sunday of the tours
some 2000 people visited between 1000 and 1600.